Year: 18th century - early 19th century
Rare early South Jersey glass powder horn. Late 18th-early 19th century. 7 3/4" long. Most folks dont know its a fact that glass powder horns were actually used for gun powder during the 18 and 19th century long before decorative whimsy horns were made. This is an authentic for use powder horn made somewhere in Southern New Jersey. Unlike natural cow horn powder horns glass was a perfect way to keep your powder dry and are more durable then many realize.