The body of the flask is formed of the shell of an ostrich egg and is mounted in silver-gilt to form a powder-flask. The low, circular foot has one band of engraved foliate ornament, which decorates the convex surface as it curves down to the narrow foot-

The body of the flask is formed of the shell of an ostrich egg and is mounted in silver-gilt to form a powder-flask. The low, circular foot has one band of engraved foliate ornament, which decorates the convex surface as it curves down to the narrow foot-
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