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Powder flask: HEN.M.455-1933

Object information

Current Location: In storage






Combined powder and priming flask of stag's horn, engraved with battle scene.

Legal notes

J.S. Henderson Bequest

Acquisition and important dates

Method of acquisition: Bequeathed (1933-03-16) by Henderson, James Stewart


Early 17th Century
Production date: circa AD 1620 : Considered to be a fake

Components of the work

Flask composed of stag's horn

Identification numbers

Accession number: HEN.M.455-1933
Primary reference Number: 19662
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Created: Saturday 6 August 2011 Updated: Friday 27 November 2020 Last processed: Sunday 21 March 2021

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Owner or interested party: The Fitzwilliam Museum
Associated department: Applied Arts

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