Whiskey Flask with portraits of Washington & Taylor

Object Name: 
Whiskey Flask with portraits of Washington & Taylor

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Object Name: 
Whiskey Flask with portraits of Washington & Taylor
Accession Number: 
60.4.47
Dimensions: 
H: 21.5 cm
Location: 
On Display
Date: 
1845-1848
Primary Description: 
Aquamarine glass; mold-blown; plain lip, pontil mark. Obverse: Washington, classical profile bust with queue, facing left, broad band of toga showing. Similar to GI-37. Reverse: Taylor profile bust in uniform, four buttons on coat, facing left. Similar to GI-37. Inscription: above Washington "THE FATHER OF HIS COUNTRY"; reverse in semi-circle above Taylor "I HAVE ENDEAVOUR,D TO DO MY DUTY". Edges: smooth.
Department: 
Pattern Name: 
GI-43
Provenance: 
McKearin Antiques, Source
Color: 
Technique: 
Material: 
Venue(s)
Corning Museum of Glass 2003-03-20 through 2003-09-01
West Bridge Show
Glass Bottles, Lamps & Other Objects (1983) pl. 28, left; BIB# 22375