Powder horn

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Contemporary Makers: Flat Horns by Ron Vail

Flat Horns by Ron Vail

Photos supplied by Ron Vail.

Antler powder measure by Skillman

Carved spirals on this horn continue onto the base plug.

Antique Powder Horn

Photographed by Jan Riser.

Pouring a pewter nose cap

Pouring a pewter nose cap

Pouring a pewter nose cap

Photos by Jan Riser.

Powder Measure by Tom White

Photos by Jan Riser.

Made from Pennsylvania whitetail tine. Measure throws 75 grains of powder. Measure is hand filed and scraped. Copper ring is hand wrou.

Antler Powder Measure by John DeWald

Made from Pennsylvania whitetail tine. Measure throws 75 grains of 3F powder. Measure is hand filed and scraped. Copper ring is hand wrou...

Spiral powder horn carved in spiral manner. It has a two tone base plug.

This is my version of a Northern Georgia made banded powder horn. The tip is made of antler.

Currently, I am not taking orders for custom work.

Contemporary Makers: Powder Horn by Billy Griner for Ian Pratt

Powder Horn by Billy Griner for Ian Pratt

This is a pewter mounted Western Carolina applied tip horn done for Ian Pratt. It is 14 inches on the outside curve with a figured black walnut plug. It has a two piece tip of black cow horn pewter with three cast/turned pewter bands. Copy by Billy Griner. Photographed at the 2013 Tennessee Kentucky Rifle Show by Jan Riser.

More research has to be done to determine the attribution for this horn. It is difficult to point to a specific culture or area as to where this horn was . Flintlock Rifle, Black Powder Guns, Powder Horn, Hunting Bags, Mountain Man, 18th Century, Sculpting, Bones, Cuff Bracelets

Early Raised Carved Horn – 17th or 18th Century

This horn is intricately carved in a raised, sculpted manner, showing a turtle, a serpent wrapping around the base, and what appears to be a building or temple of some sort. The pouring spout of th…

This is a simple horn I made for Alamance Battleground (Burlington, NC). The strap was made by Kris Polizzi.

Currently, I am not taking orders for custom work.

Very small horn tip remnant made a nice size priming or salt horn. The base is turned from ebony and the plug from lignum vitae.

David Crisalli Horn

Very small horn tip remnant made a nice size priming or salt horn. The base is turned from ebony and the plug from lignum vitae. The cascable is threaded into the base for easy filling of the horn. The base is held in place by citrus thorns. The plug has my maker's mark struck in brass and pinned to one of the plug facets. Copy and photos supplied by David Crisalli.