Lot 13    

Hunting Pouch with Powder Horn & Measure,
2005, Historic Americana / Nov 16, 17 & 18
19th century American with thread-sewn parfleche pouch with folded front flap, old worn canvas strap to which is attached a carved horned with original ring carved spout, which is a separate piece of bone attached with iron brads, flat spruce/pine plug end with iron wire for attaching strap and an antler tine powder measure attached with copper wire. In addition there is a rectangular block of lead attached with string. Bag is 9" wide x 8.5" high, strap is 12", horn is 9.7" long, measure is 2.5" long and lead is .5" x .5" x 1.3" long. All with fine old patina.

Condition:  
Flap on pouch with some damage, else as above, VG.
Sold: $345.00
Price includes
Buyer's Premium
      Ask a Question

All Images

don't miss

an opportunity to bid. You can't win if you're not in.

sign up to bid

what's it worth?

ask the experts

sell your item

start selling
Eleven Stereoviews of Sioux, Pawnee & Navaho, by Hamilton & others,
Lot # 933 - Eleven Stereoviews of Sioux, Pawnee & Navaho, by Hamilton & others,
2 with J[ames] H. Hamilton Sioux City, Ia. studio imprint on mount; 7 with no imprint but # in neg. corresponds to entries in Hamilton's brochure. (Images also known w/ Hamilton listed only as publisher, & also on B.F. Gurnsey mounts.) Ms. notes verso identify subjects as Black Hawk, Four Bears, Med... > Item Details
Sixth Plate Ruby Ambrotype of African-American Woman,
Lot # 1597 - Sixth Plate Ruby Ambrotype of African-American Woman,
full-length standing portrait of a well-dressed young lady with one arm resting on a book, atop a brocade-covered plinth with green tined drapery at side, mounted in embossed stylized floral paper-covered wooden case. > Item Details
Fine CDV of a Photographer,
Lot # 1548 - Fine CDV of a Photographer,
anonymous albumen image of an unidentified photographer/colorist seat with his camera, artist pallet and brushes on table to right, floral patterned rug tinted red. > Item Details
Civil War Brass Snare Infantry Drum,
Lot # 232 - Civil War Brass Snare Infantry Drum,
a scare Civil War drum with a body of metal, not wood, measuring 12.25" high and 15.9" diameter. The brass shell is extremely dark with age and does not appear to be metal at first glance (no dents or dings). The rims, however, are wooden and painted a deep aged red. The original rope and all leathe... > Item Details
Alexander Gardner Photograph of Big Mouth, an Arapaho,
Lot # 694 - Alexander Gardner Photograph of Big Mouth, an Arapaho,
albumen print 5.25? x 7.25? with Jackson Cat. #35 ms. in neg., in 14? x 18? mat. Taken Oct. 2 ? 24, 1872 on delegation to Wash., D.C. He wears a peace medal and holds a pipe-tomahawk. > Item Details
Revolutionary War Pike,
Lot # 110 - Revolutionary War Pike,
15.25" double edged blade with clipped end, ridged center that first tapers into a hexagonal, then to turned, then to conical mounting socket, total length of forged steel head is 29.4" and 1.9" wide at widest point. Dark patinated oak shaft that flairs to bulbous terminal. Total length 95.5". > Item Details
Iron Parade Cannon and Caisson,
Lot # 158 - Iron Parade Cannon and Caisson,
Civil War era cannon. 37" diameter steel banded wheels with red paint with black pinstripes. Total barrel length from muzzle to cascable is 42" with a 3" smooth bore. Cannon barrel has wedding band encompassing the barrel near the center with yellow painted 1861 dates on front of each side of barr... > Item Details
Inscribed Ames Presentation Sword to <i>Major John C. Cregier</i>, 11th N.Y.,
Lot # 281 - Inscribed Ames Presentation Sword to Major John C. Cregier, 11th N.Y.,
Fire Zouaves. Important M1850 Staff & Field Officer's sword made by Ames in virtually mint condition. Total length 39.5". This sword is remarkable based on condition alone. Then consider the owner's short but illustrious service and its exceptional preservation after 144 years is especially signifi... > Item Details
* 1903 Colt Pocket Automatic Pistol,
Lot # 604 - * 1903 Colt Pocket Automatic Pistol,
38 caliber, serial number 47669. Pistol is housed in a custom-made non-factory box. > Item Details
Four Dakota Territory American Indian Photographs,
Lot # 841 - Four Dakota Territory American Indian Photographs,
all circa 1890, including a boudoir-sized overview of Fort Meade, by Cross; a boudoir-sized composite of portraits of various braves and women; an anoymous boudoir image titled in the negative Cattle Issue to Indians Rosebud Agency; and an anonymous cabinet card an Indian dance. > Item Details
Keystone Large Tour of the World Boxed Set of Stereoviews
Lot # 1567 - Keystone Large Tour of the World Boxed Set of Stereoviews
compete set of 400 cards, with world images taken from Ireland, Scotland, England, El Salvador, Germany, Netherlands, Spain, Italy, Finland, Japan, United States, Ukraine, Palestine, and India, descriptive text on back. > Item Details
Brady Gallery Proof of NY Maj. Gen. Charles W. Sanford & ALS,
Lot # 1216 - Brady Gallery Proof of NY Maj. Gen. Charles W. Sanford & ALS,
both framed together. ALS dated “New York Aug 22, 1864” reads, D. Sir,/Yours of the 25 July was mislaid in my office./You will find my signature below./Yours very respectfully, /Chas. W. Sanford. Sanford’s held his commission as Major General in the New York State Militia and not as a volunteer o... > Item Details
Colt Navy Revolver & Bayonet of George H. Gore, 159th OVI,
Lot # 168 - Colt Navy Revolver & Bayonet of George H. Gore, 159th OVI,
lot of 2. Includes a M1861 Colt Navy Revolver, serial number 190, with 36 caliber 7.5” long round barrel with standing front nickel sight marked on top Address Col. Saml. Colt New York U.S.A., marked on left side of frame and on cylinder Colt's Patent. Six shot cylinder with naval battle scene, bras... > Item Details
Sixth Plate Ambrotype of Man with Telegraph Ticker,
Lot # 1516 - Sixth Plate Ambrotype of Man with Telegraph Ticker,
anonymous 3/4-length seated portrait of the bearded telegrapher seated with ticker in glass-enclosed case with tape feeding out one end, housed in floral embossed and gilt decorated paper-covered wood case. > Item Details
Civil War Eagle Painted Bass Drum Attributed to 7th Wisconsin, Iron Brigade,
Lot # 231 - Civil War Eagle Painted Bass Drum Attributed to 7th Wisconsin, Iron Brigade,
regulation 25.5" diameter, 19.25" wide. Maple shell drum with beautifully hand-painted, spread-winged eagle over shield and scroll with "E Pluribus Unum" still clear and showy. The rims are painted with red, white and blue stripes. Original ropes are a bit threadbare, but present. Complete with ... > Item Details
Indian Used Tower Rifle Cut to Carbine,
Lot # 423 - Indian Used Tower Rifle Cut to Carbine,
with ca 50 caliber 25" round barrel with removed sights, stamped on left with 25 twice and worn crowns and letters, percussion lock marked with crown behind hammer and Tower/1862 in front, brass trigger guard, removed butt plate, single remaining steel barrel strap, cut down walnut stock with partia... > Item Details
Model 1873 Springfield 45/70 Trapdoor Rifle,
Lot # 382 - Model 1873 Springfield 45/70 Trapdoor Rifle,
serial number 245690, with 32.5" long round barrel with proof marks on left near breech VP with eagle's head, notched rear and standing front sight with and Buffington folding sight, top of breech marked U.S./Model/1873, lock with spread-winged U.S. shield-breasted eagle and U.S./Springfield, two s... > Item Details
Jeremiah Gurney Portfolio of Photographs of American Indians,
Lot # 692 - Jeremiah Gurney Portfolio of Photographs of American Indians,
photographs of Cheyenne, Arapaho and Wichita delegates photographed by Jeremiah Gurney and Sons, New York, June 1871 for the Trustees of the Blackmore Museum, Salisbury. 12 albumen prints 4" x 5.5" mounted with lithographed name, tribe, and Blackmore Museum Trustees reference. Excellent condition... > Item Details
M1832 Foot Artillery Sword,
Lot # 263 - M1832 Foot Artillery Sword,
unmarked double edged 19.2" blade with triple fuller, marked on one ricasso in script J.M. and incomplete maker's mark on other ricasso; single piece brass hilt with cast fish scale grip, bar quillon and round pommel with cast shield breasted spread winged eagle on each side; total length 25.2". Bla... > Item Details
ITEMS 1-20 of 20
SKIP TO PAGE: