"Spearhead Flask" Bottle

Object Name: 
"Spearhead Flask" Bottle

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Object Name: 
"Spearhead Flask" Bottle
Accession Number: 
53.1.72
Dimensions: 
Overall H: 12.7 cm; Shoulder Diam: 3.8 cm; Base W: 1.1 cm
Location: 
On Display
Date: 
perhaps about 1000-1199
Primary Description: 
Transparent light purple glass; blown. Bottle: horizontal cross section of body is circular at top, but becomes square about 3 cm below shoulder. Rim plain, with rounded lip; neck cylindrical, narrower at bottom than at top; shoulder slopes, with rounded edge; wall straight and tapering; interior of body is conical; base plain; pontil mark roughly circular and smooth.
Department: 
Provenance: 
Montbault, Mrs. C. de la Haye, Source
1953-08-01
Nahman, Maurice ((b. 1868-1946)), Former Collection
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