Rare and desirable, double sided Colt Dragoon plunger flask marked “COLTS PATENT” within an unfurled rounded banner, at the base, and the ball compartment cover at the top, also marked “COLTS PATENT” within an oval. Double sides with stars on an array of flags, cannon, mortar, cannon balls and sword. Above the “Colts Patent” at the base are crossed pistols and crossed rifles. The plunger is marked “35” “GRS” There are two triangular suspension rings either side. It has a dark brown lacquer finish, with a gilded top and cover. Manufactured by Dixon & Sons of Sheffield. 7 1/2 inches by 3 7/8 inches. Rapley F#34
Overall in excellent condition with some scratches and staining to the gilded top and cover.