Cannon/Grapes Flask

Object Name: 
Cannon/Grapes Flask

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Object Name: 
Cannon/Grapes Flask
Place Made: 
Accession Number: 
60.4.449
Dimensions: 
H: 15 cm
Location: 
On Display
Date: 
about 1847-about 1848
Primary Description: 
Aquamarine glass; mold-blown; tooled lip, pontil mark. Obverse: designs on oval panel; cannon mounted on two wheel carriage facing right; fifteen cannon balls at left of wheel in foreground; in semi-circle around cannon "GENL TAYLOR NEVER SURRENDERS". Reverse: vine and grapes form a semi-circular frame containing inscription "A LITTLE MORE GRAPE CAPT BRAGG". Edges: vertically ribbed with medial rib.
Department: 
Pattern Name: 
GX-6
Provenance: 
McKearin Antiques, Source
Color: 
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