Large and Fine Turkish Powder Flask - 14861 - New

This powder flask is Turkish. 4 1/2 X 13 inches, made of finely carved wood covered with cut brass foil nailed with small brass nails. The back side is carved with may be Arabic lettering with a possible date 1291 (1874 in the Gregorian calendar). Horn and wood plug. Good condition to age. Losses to the brass foil. Rare form.