Agriculture-Ship Franklin Flask

Object Name: 
Agriculture-Ship Franklin Flask

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Object Name: 
Agriculture-Ship Franklin Flask
Accession Number: 
50.4.509
Dimensions: 
Overall H: 17.6 cm, W: 11.1 cm, D: 6 cm
Location: 
On Display
Date: 
probably 1820-1829
Primary Description: 
Agriculture-Ship Franklin Flask. Bottle glass, light green; blown-molded; ellipsoid body, cylindrical neck, plain lip; molded relief decoration -- obverse: Masonic arch with keystone pillars, and pavement; within arch. Farmer's Arms, scroll ornament beneath pavement; reverse: full-ringed frigate in water above inscription "FRANKLIN"; beaded edges with medial rib; rough pontil.
Department: 
Provenance: 
McKearin, George S., Source
1950-07-31
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Technique: 
Material: 
Inscription: 
FRANKLIN
inscription
Pressed reverse