Flask

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Object Name: 
Flask
Place Made: 
Accession Number: 
60.4.566
Location: 
Not on Display
Date: 
about 1850-about 1862
Primary Description: 
Light aqua glass; mold-blown; plain lip, pontil mark. Obverse: sailor on a raft with horizontal bar beneath. Reverse: banjo player seated on a bench with jug and bucket (?) below and horizontal bar below that. Inscription: "CHAPMAN" below sailor on bar; "BALT.MD." below banjo player. Edges: vertical mold seam.
Department: 
Pattern Name: 
GXIII-10
Provenance: 
McKearin Antiques, Source
Color: 
Technique: 
Glass Bottles, Lamps & Other Objects (1983) pl. 12, right; BIB# 22375