Ames/1846 with inspector's mark WAT William A. Thornton, and the side with inspector's mark P N. The body of this flask is molded with standard motives with the sides fitted with triangular suspension rings and has its original hangers.
You never find these with the flask. The body shows one small dent to lower front, some wear to relief on back side, and has it original un-messed with patina. Ames measures 23.5 cm (9.25 inches) x 9.5 cm (3.74 inches) and weighs 376 grams.
The item "Scarce Original 1846 BATTY PEACE Brass Powder Flask (1 of 1000) Pre Civil War" is in sale since Sunday, December 11, 2016. This item is in the category "Collectibles\Militaria\1784-1860\Original Period Items". The seller is "dixierelics" and is located in Cumming, Georgia.
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