For matchlock musket. 8 3/4” length. Ox horn body with flattened back, faceted sides and rounded front. Inset wood base and iron top with conical spout and spring cut off. Iron belt hook with swivel eye. The iron mounts all well forged with characteristic decorative details including pierced heart shaped terminal to the belt hook. Shows uniform aging with brown patina to the iron. The horn with light surface texture from grain opening. Specifically associated with Spanish colonization including North America and the Caribbean and extremely rare.