A Plain Pistol Flask, Mid 19th Century. With body of flattened oval section, with tapering nozzle, base with pivoting cover for storage of percussion caps, and cover at the top for balls stamped ‘DIXON & SONS SHEFFIELD’, retaining all original colour and lacquer, some light surface rust as in completely untouched condition.
(Plain flask No. 113 - The Powder Flask Book, Ray Riling).
Height: 3 Inches (including nozzle)
Width: 1.5 Inches