Rare (complete) large Omani wooden gunpowder box with geometric designs.
This powder-box was used to put the gunpowder into the barrel. Subsequently a piece of cloth with the bullet was put into the barrel with a rod.
This type of wooden gunpowder box is based on similar shape gunpowder boxes made in Europe (from leather) in Europe during the 17th century.
Rare to find complete examples with the original brass cap.
Antique Omani wooden gunpowder box, with a brass measure