Baltimore Monument Flask

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Object Name: 
Bottle
Title: 
Baltimore Monument Flask
Place Made: 
Accession Number: 
2003.4.129
Dimensions: 
Overall H: 14.3 cm, W: 9.5 cm, D: 4.7 cm
Location: 
Not on Display
Date: 
about 1847-1848
Credit Line: 
Gift of William Asadorian
Primary Description: 
Dark amber glass; mold-blown. Medium ovoid bottle with molded image of The Baltimore Monument on one face; vine and grapes form a semicircular frame around inscription on face. A LITTLE MORE GRAPE CAPT. BRAG; “Extremely rare bottle found in a well excavation during construction for an office building during the first ??? complex project in 1986 in Brooklyn Heights by the court district, now ??? South is ???” (written on note accompanying object).
Department: 
Provenance: 
Asadorian, William, Source
Color: 
Technique: 
Inscription: 
A LITTLE MORE GRAPE CAPT. BRAG
inscription
Extremely rare bottle found in a well excavation during construction for an office building during the first ??? complex project in 1986 in Brooklyn Heights by the court district, now ??? South is ???
label
written on note accompanying object