Flask

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Object Name: 
Flask
Accession Number: 
50.4.250
Dimensions: 
Overall H: 18 cm, Body W (max): 6.4 cm, D (max): 10 cm
Location: 
On Display
Date: 
1775-1825
Primary Description: 
Flask. Green or bottle glass, non-lead, clear olive-amber; pattern-molded and free-blown; long slender form, ovoid between circular at bottom and top, cylindrical neck with sheared mouth, slightly pushed-up base with rough pontil mark; pattern of fine ribbing swirled to left, vertical ribbing imposed on swirled and reaching to a point about 3/4" (1.9 cm) to 1" (2.5 cm) below top of swirled ribbing.
Department: 
Provenance: 
McKearin, George S., Source
1918
to
1950-07-31
Case, Former Collection
1918
Color: 
Technique: 
Material: 
Title Unknown (Gmeiner Art Center)
Venue(s)
Gmeiner Art Center 1972-03-02 through 1972-03-28