S/4826 Antique 18th Century Ebony Handled Turn Screw
An 18th century ebony handled turn screw, which were usually found in a fitted case for a pair of flintlock pistols and their implements, powder flask etc. They were used for unscrewing and adjusting the lock and flint. It is carved on both sides resembling a powder flask. The whole has a dark colour and retains a patination.
5 in. (12.5 cm.) Wide
1 in. (2.5 cm.) Deep
½ in. (1.25 cm.) High
French Circa 1780