Powder flask

A powder flask is a container for carrying gunpowder. This is made of tin, painted a red colour and is a flat tear drop shape. It has a brass measure.
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Tin flask; brass measure;
flat tear drop shape with flat oval base
flask: 190mm x 25 x 86mm
measure: 60mm x dia 16mm
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Waikato Historical Society Collection
Courtesy of Waikato Museum Te Whare Taonga o Waikato
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