Flask

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Object Name: 
Flask
Place Made: 
Accession Number: 
60.4.61
Dimensions: 
Overall H: 18.6 cm, W: 12 cm, D: Diam (max):
Location: 
On Display
Date: 
about 1840-1849
Primary Description: 
Aquamarine glass; mold-blown; applied collar, pontil mark. Obverse: Washington classical bust different from GI-37, no queue. Facing left, similar to GI-57 but toga plain. Reverse: sheaf of rye on rake and pitchfork. Inscription: none. Edges: smooth.
Department: 
Pattern Name: 
GI-58
Provenance: 
McKearin Antiques, Source
Color: 
Material: 
Glass Bottles, Lamps & Other Objects (1983) pl. 27; BIB# 22375