Lot 32    

Tim Tansel Engraved Powder Horn,
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14" length. Typical fish mouth engrailed edge, with raised ring. Engraved E. Pluribus Unum and dated 1841, plus an eagle and soldier on horse. Wood plug, metal carrying ring and old leather strap.

Condition:  
Horn with original deep yellow patina. It has several spots of worm damage, but doesn't detract from the main engraving. A very fine Tansel engraved horn.
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