Lot of 8 Medium Powderhorns

Lot of eight medium powderhorns ranging from 9.25" to 12" in length. All but three horns feature wood plugs with two displaying brass plugs and spouts while one final horn has no plug remaining. One horn is engraved with the image of a star, fort, and a compass arrow pointing to a fort surrounded by stakes above the text "Port W Henry/1758". The initials "WR" appear along rim near plug.


All items in Good condition. Horn missing its plug has chips and holes through its body. Remaining horns show some abrasions and scratches. Brass fittings tarnished. Horn with carving shows a split running from plug 2.5" along body. Additional cracks visible.

Estimate: $200 - $300
Price Realized Including Buyer's Premium


Have a Similar Item?

Consign With Us


Cowan’s Cincinnati Office offers an in-house, full-service shipping department which is unparalleled in the auction industry. Shipping costs are provided with your finalized invoice 24-48 hours after auction. For furniture and oversized items, we recommend using third-party services. For more information, click HERE or contact cowansshipping@hindmanauctions.com.  

CALIFORNIA & NEW JERSEY BUYERS: Due to recent changes to California and New Jersey law, we require all firearms, whether modern or antique, be shipped to a licensed FFL dealer. Please plan accordingly.

INTERNATIONAL BUYERS: Please note that Cowan's only ships firearms to a United States addresses regardless of antique status. It is the responsibility of the buyer to organize the export of their firearms to their country of residence. Cost of shipping to an exporter will be included on your invoice as the shipping cost, however the cost of exporting is solely the buyer's responsibility.

NOTE: All pickups and preview are by appointment only. To make an appointment, please call 513-871-1670 or email cincinnati@hindmanauctions.com