Small Engraved Worcester Artillery Powder Horn
- Sold for:
- American Furniture & Decorative Arts - 2509
- Date / Time :
- August 15, 2010 10:00AM
Small Engraved Worcester Artillery Powder Horn, c. 1791, with faceted throat, engraved all around and heightened with red, depicting a crown over a panoply of war implements flanked by American flags above the inscriptions "Worcester Artillery" and "CHARLES CREAD 1791," a Redcoat soldier standing beside a cannon, a tree, and a house, below "GR," carved wooden stopper and domed wooden butt plug fastened with wooden pegs, approx. lg. 9 in.
Very minor wear.