Flask

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Object Name: 
Flask
Place Made: 
Accession Number: 
60.4.131
Dimensions: 
H: 16 cm
Location: 
On Display
Date: 
1893
Primary Description: 
Amber glass; mold-blown; tooled lip, plain base. Obverse: bust of Columbus wearing large hat. Reverse: "COLUMBIAN EXPOSITION" in semi-circle above bust; "1893" "A.E.M. BROS & CO" below bust; reverse - "PENNSYLVANIA/PURE RYE/BAKER/WHISKEY" top and bottom lines curved.
Department: 
Pattern Name: 
GI-128
Provenance: 
McKearin Antiques, Source
Color: 
Technique: 
Material: 
Glass Bottles, Lamps & Other Objects (1983) pl. 10; BIB# 22375