PRIMING FLASK

UF Primer
SN A flask holding gunpowder used to prime a firearm, ie to provide a small quantity of gunpowder to be put in the pan which would be lit to set off the main charge in the barrel. The powder would often be a finer grade than that used for the charge.
CL CONTAINER
BT WEAPON AND AMMUNITION CONTAINER
RT FIREARM

 
 

PRIMING FLASK

UF Primer
SN A flask holding gunpowder used to prime a firearm, ie to provide a small quantity of gunpowder to be put in the pan which would be lit to set off the main charge in the barrel. The powder would often be a finer grade than that used for the charge.
CL TOOLS AND EQUIPMENT
BT MILITARY EQUIPMENT