A small silver plate and crocodile skin Hip Flask, stamped Z. Barraclough & Sons, Leeds to the underside of the cup.
The flask’s cup has a light gilt wash to the interior and the cap has a standard bayonet fitting lock.
Zachariah Barraclough & Sons were a well established Leeds business, formed in 1805.
This is a nice, small spirit flask, shaped to the back and elevated by the use of crocodile instead of leather. Circa 1900.