Union/Union Flask

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Object Name: 
Union/Union Flask
Place Made: 
Accession Number: 
60.4.550
Location: 
Not on Display
Date: 
about 1860-1875
Primary Description: 
Green-aqua glass; mold-blown; applied ring about neck; oval depression on base. Obverse: striped shield with clasped hands in upper part and oval in lower; thirteen stars above and a leafy branch on each side. Reverse: same. Inscription: "UNION" below stars and above shield on each side. Edges: vertical mold seam.
Department: 
Pattern Name: 
GXII-37
Provenance: 
McKearin Antiques, Source
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