Flask

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Object Name: 
Flask
Accession Number: 
60.4.525
Dimensions: 
H: 22.2 cm
Location: 
Not on Display
Date: 
about 1861-about 1879
Primary Description: 
Bluish aqua glass; mold-blown, applied collar. Obverse: shield with vertical stripes in background and clasped hands in upper part and oval in lower part. Reverse: flying eagle with shield on breast, banner in beak and frame below. Inscription: "UNION" above shield, "NO 2" on oval. Edges: vertical seam.
Department: 
Pattern Name: 
GXII-7
Provenance: 
McKearin Antiques, Source
Color: 
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