Flask

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Object Name: 
Flask
Place Made: 
Accession Number: 
52.4.209
Dimensions: 
Overall H: 19.3 cm, W: 9.8 cm, D: 5.4 cm
Location: 
Not on Display
Date: 
1890-1910
Primary Description: 
Flask. Amber non-lead glass; blown in semi-automatic machinery. Ovoid shape with molded lip, mold mark from below lip to base, flat bands from shoulder to base down ends of bottle, molded circular depression on base; embossed: "F. W. ELDER/BLAIRSTOWN/N.J." in circle on obverse.
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Inscription: 
F. W. ELDER/BLAIRSTOWN/N.J.
inscription
Pressed body, obverse