Historical Flask

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Object Name: 
Historical Flask
Accession Number: 
55.4.4
Dimensions: 
Overall H: 16.2 cm, Diam (max): 10.2 cm
Location: 
Not on Display
Date: 
about 1920-1955
Primary Description: 
Historical Flask. Transparent bubbly amethyst glass; mold-blown; flattened ovoid body with flat base, short neck with wavy scalloped rim; stopper with flat finial; "SUCCESS TO THE RAILROAD" flask (type McKearin No. 262-264, G V-3).
Department: 
Provenance: 
Art Shop, Source
1955-01-07
Color: 
Technique: 
Material: 
Inscription: 
SUCCESS TO THE RAILROAD
inscription
Pressed body
Glass Bottles, Lamps & Other Objects (1983) pl. 21, right; BIB# 22375