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    A Handsome Pair of Powder Kegs. The larger one, 10 ¼" high and 8" in diameter, has four bands of split willow at both top and bottom, no label (one end has been replaced) and missing stopper. The second keg is splendidly intact. Bound top and bottom by 5 split willow bands, it stands 9" high with 6 ¼" diameter. The bottom bears a 3 ¾" pictorial label with the legends "Oriental Powder Mills/Boston, Mass." and Falcon/Sporting Powder" surrounding the image of a falcon in the wilderness. The top contains its stopper and a 2" paper label lettered "Falcon Sporting/No. 1/Gunpowder."


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    Auction Dates
    October, 2015
    25th Sunday
    Bids + Registered Phone Bidders: 13
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