Flask

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Object Name: 
Flask
Accession Number: 
55.4.182
Dimensions: 
Overall H: 21.1 cm; Body Diam (max): 10.8 cm
Location: 
Not on Display
Date: 
possibly 1925-1935
Primary Description: 
Flask. Transparent brilliant light green glass; pattern molded and expanded, with applied decoration; flattened slender oval body resting on a crimped irregular foot of clear glass and with rough pontil mark, short narrow cylindrical neck; body patterned in eighteen-rib mold and expanded; each edge has an applied vertical band of heavy pincered trailing in clear glass, on each side two applied vertical bands of pincered trailing in green glass.
Department: 
Provenance: 
McKearin Antiques, Source
1955-11-12
Two Hundred Years of American Blown Glass (Doubleday edition) (1950) pl. 103, #1, pp. 326-327; BIB# 25299
Two Hundred Years of American Blown Glass (Bonanza Books edition) (1950) pl. 103, #1, pp. 326-327; BIB# 96725