Flask

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Object Name: 
Flask
Place Made: 
Accession Number: 
50.4.87
Dimensions: 
Overall H: 19.25 cm, Diam: 14 cm
Location: 
On Display
Date: 
probably 1800-1825
Primary Description: 
Flask. Non-lead glass, brilliant amber, pattern-molded and free-blown; spherical body, tapering cylindrical neck, collared lip, rough pontil mark; pattern of expanded vertical ribbing.
Department: 
Provenance: 
McKearin, George S., Source
1926
to
1950-07-31
O'Neil, Father, Former Collection
1926
Color: 
Technique: 
Material: 
The Story of American Pressed Glass of the Lacy Period, 1825-1850
Venue(s)
Corning Museum of Glass 1954-06-21 through 1954-09-15
Amerikanisches Glas aus drei Jahrhunderten ([1953-55]) illustrated, #41; BIB# 30554