Only One Available: This is an original powder horn circa 1820, possible earlier. It is in good condition for its age. The horn used is from a cow. It measures 8.5" long.
A powder horn was a container for gunpowder, and was generally created from cow, ox or buffalo horn. The term may also be used for any personal container for gunpowder, the shape has to be long and curved for which powder flask is the strictly correct term.
This horn would make a great addition to an antique collection!
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