Flask

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Object Name: 
Flask
Accession Number: 
62.4.9
Dimensions: 
(Half pint) H: 14.5 cm
Location: 
On Display
Date: 
about 1846-1855
Primary Description: 
Aquamarine non-lead glass; mold-blown. Ovoid shape, plain neck; obverse with sloop with flying pennant; reverse with eight pointed star with tulips between the rays; edges: vertically ribbed; oval base with rough pontil mark.
Department: 
Pattern Name: 
GX-9a
Provenance: 
Wood, Richard, Source
1962-01
McKearin, George S. (b. 1874), Former Collection
Color: 
Technique: 
American Bottles and Flasks and Their Ancestry (1978) pp. 630-631; BIB# 20280