Flask

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Object Name: 
Flask
Accession Number: 
60.4.117
Dimensions: 
H: 26.6 cm
Location: 
On Display
Date: 
about 1851-1852
Primary Description: 
Aquamarine glass; mold-blown; sloping collar with beveled ring, pontil mark, base smooth with deep depression. Obverse: Kossuth, small profile bust facing right, military collar showing. Reverse: tall tree in foliage. Inscription: "KOSSUTH" in slight curve above bust. Edges: smooth.
Department: 
Pattern Name: 
GI-113
Provenance: 
McKearin Antiques, Source
Color: 
Technique: 
Material: 
Let Us Now Praise Famous Men: American History in Glass
Venue(s)
Arthur A. Houghton Jr. Library 1996-01-19 through 1996-01-19
Glass Bottles, Lamps & Other Objects (1983) pl. 41; BIB# 22375