old original powder flask antique dogs head hardwood base

POWDER FLASK – FLATTENED HORN “DOG’S HEAD”

$250.00

“Dog’s Head” Powder Horn
Horn and Wood
Maker: Unknown

SKU: S102 Category:

Description

An antique, flattened horn, powder flask with a dog’s head motif carved at the spout. The carved hardwood base is secured by wood pegs. The inset eyes of the dog appear to be carved from a light colored horn.

 

Overall Length: 7.5″
Width at Base: 3.2″
Thickness at Base: .910″

 

Condition: Good aged patina all over – Some minor damage from horn beetles and one missing peg from the base – A 2″ hairline crack, on the back edge, but no losses – Horn is split at the top of the dogs nose, with a small loss of about 1/4″ x 3/8″ – Body of the horn is lightly scratched and scuffed, from use – Stopper is missing

 

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