SOLD Antique Islamic North African Maghrebi Arabic Moroccan Gun Powder Flask

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SOLD Antique, 19th century, Islamic, North African Maghrebi, “Arabic Moroccan gun powder flask," of a rounded brass body with flat sides, long spout and bulbous neck, and two hanging loops, engraved with floral motifs; the copper obverse applied with low grade silver alloy elaborated rosette.

MEASUREMENTS: Height: 17.8 cm (7 in).

CONDITION: In its original condition, showing the age and usage, with old patina.

REFERENCE: For a related flask please see the link below.


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