Flask

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Object Name: 
Flask
Accession Number: 
60.4.92
Dimensions: 
H: 16.5 cm
Location: 
On Display
Date: 
about 1824-about 1825
Primary Description: 
Colorless lead glass, amethystine tinge; mold-blown; plain lip, pontil mark. Obverse: Lafayette profile facing right. Laurel sprays below bust. Reverse: Masonic arch and pavement with thirteen stars above. Inscription: "LA FAYETTE" in semi-circle above bust. Edges: herringbone ribbing.
Department: 
Pattern Name: 
GI-89a
Provenance: 
McKearin Antiques, Source
Technique: 
Material: 
American Historical Flasks
Venue(s)
Corning Museum of Glass 1953 through 1953
The Story of American Historical Flasks (1953) p. 49, #223; BIB# 67719