Flask and Cap

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Object Name: 
Flask and Cap
Place Made: 
Accession Number: 
75.3.92
Dimensions: 
H: 17.2 cm, D (max.): 9.2 cm
Location: 
On Display
Date: 
1750-1800
Credit Line: 
Gift of John B. Strater, Charles Helme Strater, Jr., and Mrs. Margaret S. Robinson in memory of Charles Helme and Alice B. Strater
Primary Description: 
Opalescent white, translucent dark blue non-lead glasses; blown, threaded, spattered, combed; turned metal mounts. (a) Ovoid form, with short, flared neck capped with a pewter mount with threaded cylindrical neck; spiral threads trailed in two bands on the sides, the lower ending in a heavy foot ring; the sides covered with blue spatters; combed slightly; base with slight kick and rough pontil mark. (b) Short, cylindrical cap, with turned rim and incised rings; threaded to fit (a), within.
Department: 
Provenance: 
Strater, Charles Helme, Jr., Source
Robinson, Margaret S., Source
Strater, John B., Source
Bottles of the World (Sekai no hei)
Venue(s)
Suntory Museum of Art 1977-03 through 1977-05
Sekai no hei (Bottles of the World) (1977) fig. 90; BIB# 32715