Historical Flask

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Object Name: 
Historical Flask
Accession Number: 
56.4.9
Dimensions: 
Overall H: 20 cm; Body W: 14 cm, L: 8.3 cm
Location: 
Not on Display
Date: 
about 1840-1850
Credit Line: 
Gift of Martha Holbart
Primary Description: 
Historical Flask. Transparent pale bluish-green glass with minute bubbles and large blowing spirals; surface slightly cloudy and iridescent; mold blown; flattened oval body with concave base having rough pontil mark, short cylindrical neck, on one side the American Eagle with seven stars at top and five at bottom, on the other side George Washington.
Department: 
Provenance: 
Holbart, Martha, Source
1956-08-28
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