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Post by l33ham180 on September 16th 2013, 8:18 pm

not sure if this is in the right place so it can be moved if so. does anybody know what this is used for? the only hole it has is about 10mm and it is part of the foxes head. also does anybody know who the gent is or is it just a any old person? this is for a chap at work who thinks its old but im not so sure. cheers in advance







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Post by NaomiM on September 16th 2013, 8:31 pm

My guess is either for spirits - which you wouldn't want to pour too quickly - or for adding water to spirits, eg, absinthe, which. again, you'd only want a few drops to dilute it with.

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Post by beedragon on September 16th 2013, 8:37 pm

You might want to handle it really carefully... and find the silver stopper...

http://www.pascoeandcompany.com/royal-doulton/kingsware/huntsman-fox-flask.html
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Post by l33ham180 on September 16th 2013, 8:38 pm

yeah. i have been doing some research and its doulton kingsware from about 1922-27 i think . whiskey is the most likely as there are plenty of others about. well i shall keep on looking. anybody has any ideas of a rough value?
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Post by l33ham180 on September 16th 2013, 8:38 pm

GULP!!!! not mine im afraid
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