A Good Antique 18th-Early 19th Century Japanese Gun Powder Flask

$ 375.00

A Good Antique Japanese Gun Powder Flask, circa. 18th-early 19th century.  The flask is made of turned wood with a stopper and powder measure made of bamboo.  The flask measures 4.5" high x 2.5" in circumference, 5" high overall with the stopper.  These flasks are seldom encountered.

Note: This is the type of gun powder flask used with the Japanese "Tanegashima" matchlock gun.