Flask

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Object Name: 
Flask
Accession Number: 
50.4.511
Dimensions: 
Quart
Location: 
Not on Display
Date: 
about 1847-1848
Primary Description: 
Flask. Green or bottle glass, light yellowish olive-green; blown-molded; wide flattened ellipsoid body, cylindrical neck, plain lip; on each side, oval panels with molded relief decoration; obverse: classical profile bust of Washington with queue; reverse: bust of Taylor in uniform; smooth base.
Department: 
Provenance: 
McKearin, George S., Source
1950-07-31
Technique: 
Material: 
Let Us Now Praise Famous Men: American History in Glass
Venue(s)
Arthur A. Houghton Jr. Library 1996-01-19 through 1996-01-19