Greek or Ottoman Powder Flask, Late 18th/Early 19th C


Heavy brass construction with incised foliate design overlaid with soldered openwork nickel
silver plate in architectural style. Bulbous brass spout (lacking stopper) and decorative
loops for attachment of a sling. Dimensions: 6 3/4″ high by 5″ wide by 1″ deep. Very
decorative flask unique to the Balkan regions and showing Ottoman influence.