The lid does not snugly fit in the top, it more rests in place, as this piece has likely expanded slightly through time. It is missing the cork stopper. The reeds around the barrel are dry, as is to be expected with an item of this age. There is a small, modern sticker on the bottom, we have not attempted to remove this and leave it to the discretion of the new owner. This will be a distinctive addition to any collection.
All of our items are guaranteed authentic. For sale is an antique 5 pound black powder can from Hazard Powder Company. The top is embossed Patent: July 12, 1859.
It is complete with its screwtop. There is rust and wear overall. There is a label on the side of the can and a label on the base, but the base label is illegible. Items are guaranteed to be authentic. Please leave us feedback and we will leave it in kind.
Items must be fully insured and if it arrives damaged, we will require documentation to process claims. Items will not be marked as gifts and will be fully insured. The item "Antique American Powder Mills Gunpowder Keg Barrel Black Powder Wooden Civil War" is in sale since Saturday, January 06, 2018.This item is in the category "Sporting Goods\Hunting\Vintage Hunting\Tins". The seller is "simpsonlimited45" and is located in Galesburg, Illinois. This item can be shipped to United States.