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Scrimshaw Spanish Powder Horn

S/N:THOA1082

1840

  • £395.00
  • €458 Euro
  • $550 US Dollar

United Kingdom

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19th Century Scrimshaw Spanish Powder Horn
We are proud to offer an early 19th Century Spanish scrimshaw gun powder horn made from bull horn. Covered in some lovely naïve folk-art motifs including heraldic shields, crests, Bulls head, love token heart and inscribed with the owner’s initials JP and other forms of text which read DIA2 D3 / ANO1 19. With original cork still in place and recently mounted to a stand for decorative purposes. An untouched piece of Spanish folk-art with a lovely natural patination across all its surface.
NOTE: Sale includes stand.
Size in inches: H9” x W 4” x D 3”
Origin: Spain
Period: Early 19th Century
Material: Bull Horn
Condition: Completely solid in structure and form, Faded in areas due to natural aging. Its exceedingly difficult to photograph all the areas in this piece, therefore we strongly suggest reviewing all the photos provided as part of this advert and propose questions where sections are unclear to avoid disappointment.

Period: 

1840

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