Flask

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Object Name: 
Flask
Accession Number: 
50.4.253
Dimensions: 
Overall H: 17 cm, Body W (max): 4.5 cm, D (max): 12.5 cm
Location: 
On Display
Date: 
1800-1825
Primary Description: 
Flask. Lead glass, brilliant light green; pattern-molded and free-blown; flattened broad ovoid form, slender cylindrical neck with sheared mouth, nearly flat base with small glass-ring pontil mark; pattern of vertical ribbing on ribbing swirled to right.
Department: 
Provenance: 
McKearin, George S., Source
1950-07-31
Color: 
Technique: 
Material: 
Glass Bottles, Lamps & Other Objects (1983) illustrated, pl. 46, right; BIB# 22375