Flask

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Object Name: 
Flask
Place Made: 
Accession Number: 
60.4.348
Dimensions: 
H: 22 cm
Location: 
On Display
Date: 
1840-1849
Primary Description: 
Amber glass; mold-blown; applied ring, smooth base. Obverse: designs on large oval panels; Washington Monument with statue and below "BALTIMORE"; the step railing of the entrance door faces to left. Reverse: large ear of corn in high relief; above in semi-circle "CORN FOR THE WORLD". Edges: smooth, no medial rib.
Department: 
Pattern Name: 
GVI-4
Provenance: 
McKearin Antiques, Source
Color: 
Technique: 
Material: 
Glass Bottles, Lamps & Other Objects (1983) pl. 25; BIB# 22375