Estate Found Antique 1800's /1900's Powder Horn Flask For Sale
Estate Found Antique 1800's /1900's POWDER HORN FLASK
CONDITION OF THIS PARTICULAR ITEM:
This nice oldhorn comes to us from one of our estate homes. It has beendisplayed and cared for as part of a small collectionby it's previous owner andit looks very nice as shown.
I see a few chips, as shown... but nothing distracting or structural.We think that with alittle further light cleaning by it's next owner it would be even nicer.
We have'nt opened it or cleaned it. There is something rattling around inside.
Cap on large end is held in place with tiny nails that appear to be hand made. I'm no expert in horns, but I have been around antiques my whole life and I would say this dates to at least the turn of the century... and maybe quite a bit before that.
This measures about8 incheslong and about 2 inches wide.
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This is just one of the many interesting items we have up for sale this week from several estates and unclaimed storages. We hand select each item that we think might be of interest to our customers on . Naturally, any item that comes direct from an estate home or storage environment may sometimes be a bit dusty or in need of light cleaning, the same as if you purchased it at an estate sale in your neighborhood.
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Q: What's the history on this? Where did you get it? How old is it?
A: Our things come from complete estate purchases and bulk unclaimed storage purchases and are selected from thousands of items a month passing through our hands. We obviously can't talk to the previous owner about the items we purchase, so we generally know nothing about the item's past history.
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