Flask

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Object Name: 
Flask
Place Made: 
Accession Number: 
74.4.125
Dimensions: 
H: 16.2 cm
Location: 
Not on Display
Date: 
1850-1860
Credit Line: 
Bequest of Mrs. Jason Westerfield
Primary Description: 
Olive-amber glass; mold-blown in a full-size mold. Flattened form; tooled lip; pontil mark; obverse: eagle with shield facing left; stars above head; reverse: anchor with banner above, inscribed "NEW LONDON" and banner below, inscribed "GLASS WORKS".
Department: 
Provenance: 
Westerfield Estate, Mrs. Jason, Source
American Glass (1948) (1948) p. 547; BIB# 25297