Flask

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Object Name: 
Flask
Maker(s): 
Accession Number: 
66.4.63
Dimensions: 
H: 5"
Location: 
On Display
Date: 
1822-1829
Credit Line: 
Gift of Otto W. Hilbert
Primary Description: 
Deep purple non-lead (?) glass; mold-blown. Flat ovoid shape with short neck, plain lip, 16 vertical ribs around body; rough pontil mark on base.
Department: 
Provenance: 
Rose, James, Source
Color: 
Technique: 
Glass Bottles, Lamps & Other Objects (1983) pl. 48, second from left; BIB# 22375