Eagle Flask

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Object Name: 
Eagle Flask
Place Made: 
Accession Number: 
60.4.199
Dimensions: 
H: 19.5 cm
Location: 
On Display
Date: 
about 1857-about 1863
Primary Description: 
Amber glass; mold-blown; applied collar, plain base. Obverse: American Eagle in flight, head and body downward and head turned to right; above eagle seven five-pointed stars. Reverse: large anchor, in diagonal position across flask; above anchor ribbon frame with inscription "NEW LONDON"; below anchor similar frame with inscription "GLASS WORKS". Similar to GII-67 except slight variation in position of letters in frames and in the lines of the lower frame. Edges: smooth.
Department: 
Pattern Name: 
GII-68
Provenance: 
McKearin Antiques, Source
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