An etched South German cartridge box for wheel-lock puffers, circa 1580
Fine Antique and Modern Firearms | A83s | Live auction | 725 Lots
Hammer price € 3,800Show related lots
DescriptionSemi-circular container of sheet iron with flat back. Spring-loaded lid with midrib and release button. The obverse etched all-over with fine scrolling leaves, partially rubbed. In the inner wooden core with four cartridge holders and iron cover plate. A movable iron ring on either side, two angular slits at back. Attached brass collection number. Height 12.5 cm.
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