Details: 3Pcs. This lot comprises three antique gunpowder horns, presumably from the 1900s.
One horn measures approx. 5" in length, and made from horn and wood with a wooden stopper peg.
One horn measures 7" in length and is made from light colored horn and wood, with a string handle/strap, and no stopper.
One horn is made of wood burl and brass rivets, with no stopper. Measures approx. 6 1/2"
This lot is from the estate of a very well-known and well-respected lifetime Civil War collector in Upstate New York. Worth Auctions will feature scores of antique firearms, edged weapons, paintings, and unusual items over the next few months. A selection of post-1898 firearms by major manufacturers will also be featured.
National Book Auctions will also sell the thousands of rare and collectible volumes which cover nearly every notable personage and event of the Civil War including regimental histories.
Condition / Notes: These powder horns show nicely, are generally well maintained with mild to moderate age and wear. two have missing stoppers. Some rubbing, scratches. Slight checking in the wood burl powder horn.
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