Flask

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Object Name: 
Flask
Place Made: 
Accession Number: 
55.2.13
Dimensions: 
Overall H: 13.4 cm, Diam (max): 7.9 cm
Location: 
On Display
Date: 
about 1690
Primary Description: 
Clear heavy lead glass; wear marks at base; blown, with applied and tooled decoration. Flattened pear-shaped body with conical solid base having an applied pinched foot, rough pontil mark at center, short neck slightly tapering downwards; at bottom "nip't diamond waies," around middle, of body an applied guilloche (chain) above and below groups of five and three, applied raspberry prunts, applied pincered "comb" on narrow sides.
Department: 
Provenance: 
Davis, Cecil, Source
1955-10-25
Color: 
Bottles of the World (Sekai no hei)
Venue(s)
Suntory Museum of Art 1977-03 through 1977-05
Sekai no hei (Bottles of the World) (1977) fig. 78; BIB# 32715
English and Irish glass... French paperweights, Oriental rugs and carpets (1955-07-01) #38;