Flask

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Object Name: 
Flask
Place Made: 
Accession Number: 
60.4.535
Dimensions: 
H: 19.5 cm
Location: 
Not on Display
Date: 
about 1861-about 1879
Primary Description: 
Aquamarine glass; mold-blown, applied collar. Obverse: shield with vertically striped background, clasped hands in upper portion and oval in lower portion. Reverse: flying eagle with banner and shield, oval below. Inscription: "UNION" above shield, "L.F. & CO" in oval; "PITTSBURGH PA" on reverse. Edges: vertical seam.
Department: 
Pattern Name: 
GXII-19
Provenance: 
McKearin Antiques, Source
Color: 
Technique: