Pouches, Bags & Boxes

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

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18th Century Powder Bottle

18th Century Powder Bottle

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

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Small Leather Shot Pouch

Small Leather Shot Pouch

This is a small leather shot pouch or priming flask. 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. They would usually be tied onto your belt or bag so it was easy to access. This one features a cross hatch design on the front and can be fitted with either a wooden stopper or a...
£12.00

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Leather Priming Flask

Leather Priming Flask

This is a leather priming flask or shot pouch. A priming flask usually carried a small amount of gun powder to prime the pan on the lock ready for firing. A shot pouch was used to carry pistol or musket balls for firelock weapons in the 17th and 18th centuries. They would usually be tied onto your belt or bag so it was easy to access. This flask can be fitted with either a wooden stopper or a spout and stopper. It is 2.5" wide and 8" high with a...
£14.00

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Small Leather Belt Box

Small Leather Belt Box

This is a small belt box based on the ones carried by grenadiers in the 18th Century. It is made from Leather and 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 general public. These pouches are perfect for holding cannon black powder fuses. A 5 hole wooden block can be made for this pouch to hold...
£25.00

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