Pouches, Bags & Boxes

 
A collection of pouches and cartridge boxes that were used in the 17th and 18th centuries

Product Image Item Name+ Price
17th Century Gaming Pouch

17th Century Gaming Pouch

This is a small leather pouch made in the same design as a 17th century Gaming pouch or purse. With the growing popularity of card games sweeping across Europe in the 17th century pouches like this one became popular. They were designed to sit on the table next to you and hold the coins or counters that you may have won. This one features a double leather pull cord and wooden beads to hold the pouch closed. It is 4.5" wide and 3" high. (The...
£10.00

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18th Century Cartridge Box

18th Century Cartridge Box

This is a Cartridge box as seen in numerous illustrations of the military in the 18th Century. It is made using the same general design techniques as the cartouche box that was found aboard the wreck of the Whydah. It is made from Leather and hand stitched together using linen thread. Great for filling up with paper cartridges for living history events or just for stashing wallets, mobile phones, bars of chocolate etc. in out of view of the...
£35.00

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18th Century Shot Pouch

18th Century Shot Pouch

This is a small leather shot pouch or priming flask based on a surviving example from the 18th century. A shot pouch was used to carry pistol or musket balls for firelock weapons in the 17th and 18th centuries. A priming flask usually carried a small amount of gun powder to prime the pan on the lock ready for firing. This one has a turned wooden stopper that fits snuggly into the top of the flask. It is approx 3" wide and 6" high. (lead balls...
£10.00

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Bollock Pouch

Bollock Pouch

This is a pouch based on the kind worn in the late medieval period but given a late 17th century twist with the leather toggle like was found on the Whydah box. It is made from Leather and stitched together using leather thong. This particular version is made to wear on up to a 2 inch wide waist belt. Great for filling up with period correct items for living history events or just for stashing wallets, mobile phones, bars of chocolate etc. in...
£27.00

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