Flask

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Object Name: 
Flask
Accession Number: 
74.4.129
Dimensions: 
H: 14.7 cm
Location: 
On Display
Date: 
1840
Credit Line: 
Bequest of Mrs. Jason Westerfield
Primary Description: 
Brownish, slightly smoky glass; mold-blown in a full-size mold. Flattened ovoid form; plain cylindrical neck; vertically ribbed edges; pontil mark; obverse: Baltimore Battle Monument, inscribed "BALTo" below; reverse: sailboat, inscribed "FELLS" above; inscribed "POINT" below.
Department: 
Provenance: 
Westerfield Estate, Mrs. Jason, Source
Color: 
Technique: 
American Glass (1948) (1948) p. 563; BIB# 25297