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John Call Engraved Powder Horn Dated March 21 1759

13.5" length, wood base held by wood pins.  Iron loop at the bottom.  "Engraved with Powder With My Brother Ball" A hero Like Do Conquer All  John Call His Horn Woodstock March.  Dated around the edge near the spout "1759 All'.  Flat sided spout with a raised ring.  Smooth spout.

Condition:

Nice dark amber to yellow patina.  Horn shows wear through the engraving on the inside.  There is a blemish on the horn two inches from the base plug and about 1.25" length and .375 wide.   Overall excellent for a horn dated 1759.

Estimate: $4,000 - $6,000
Price Realized Including Buyer's Premium
$7,931
11/01/2017

 

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