Pocket Flask

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Object Name: 
Pocket Flask
Accession Number: 
50.4.22
Dimensions: 
Overall H: 13.3 cm; Body W: 7.8 cm, D: 10 cm
Location: 
On Display
Date: 
1765-1774
Primary Description: 
Pocket Flask. Non-lead glass, deep rich amethyst; pattern-molded and free-blown; bulbous body, short cylindrical neck with plain lip; patterned in diamond-daisy design.
Department: 
Provenance: 
McKearin, George S., Source
1925
to
1950-07-31
Category: 
Color: 
Material: 
Masterpieces of American Glass
Venue(s)
Museum of Applied Arts 1990-07-27 through 1990-09-02
State Hermitage Museum 1990-09-15 through 1990-10-21
Museum of the State Institute of Glass 1990-11-02 through 1991-01-04
Loan exhibition of eighteenth and early nineteenth century furniture & glass; for the benefit of the National Council of Girl Scouts, inc.
Venue(s)
American Art Galleries 1929-09-25 through 1929-10-09
 
American Antiques and Collectibles (2001) illustrated, p. 270; BIB# 76353
Masterpieces of American Glass (1990) illustrated, pp. 6, 91, pl. 4; BIB# 33046
A Catalogue of American Antiques (1990) illustrated, p. 98; BIB# 69239
Glass Bottles, Lamps & Other Objects (1983) illustrated, pl. 47, fourth from left; BIB# 22375
Two Hundred Years of American Blown Glass (Doubleday edition) (1950) illustrated, col. pl. 1, p. 4; BIB# 25299
Two Hundred Years of American Blown Glass (Bonanza Books edition) (1950) illustrated, col. pl. 1, p. 4; BIB# 96725
American Glass (1948) (1948) illustrated, #1, pl. 231; p. 435; BIB# 25297
A Glimpse of Early Glass (1930) illustrated, p. 138; BIB# AI96592