19th century powdertester marked “G & J Hawksley”, brass body, hardwood grip, possibly rosewood. I
Category:Antiques / Firearms & Armory
Start Price:175.00 USD
Estimated At:350.00 - 700.00 USD
350.00USDto floor+ (54.25) buyer's premium + taxes, fees, etc...
SOLD at 2011 Oct 27 @ 11:24UTC-7 : PDT/MST
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19th century powdertester marked “G & J Hawksley”, brass body, hardwood grip, possibly rosewood. Iron wheel with stamped graduations, blue tension spring on bottom. Measures nearly 8” in length. Metal portionapprox. 3-1/2”. Condition is very good plus to near fine. Hawksley was a famous maker of powder flasks in the 19th century, but this is the only Eprouvette marked with his name on it. From the Keith Coulter collection.Est: $350 - $700