Powder-flask

Bronze, gold, antler and steel, embossed, chiselled and gilded | c. 1570

Unknown Artist / Maker

Powder-flask, of gilt bronze shaped like an antler, with two branches. The front decorated with an animated scene of Roman soldiers storming a castle, cast in relief and gilt; the back is engraved with the crossed timbers and briquet of Burgundy; the...
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