Item #18309

1890s London Shotgun Powder Tin

  • Price: $165.00
  • Maker: Powder
  • Model: Tin
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  • Description: This large (8 inch tall) rectangular can has an 1890's style sliding cover and displays labels on five sides. The front shows a London address under great graphics of two soldiers around a fancy trademark. Back side lists loads. One side has a caution for American Sportsmen, the other shows types of powders for different applications. Labels show light soiling with small areas of loss. The American sportsman side is an overlabel and front shows unfortunate pencil writing ("Old Powder")that may be removable with a soft gray art-gum eraser. A very unusual can that looks great on display.