Eagle/Eagle Flask

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Object Name: 
Eagle/Eagle Flask
Place Made: 
Accession Number: 
H: 19.7 cm
Not on Display
about 1875-1886
Primary Description: 
Light green with brown striations in lower half; mold-blown; applied ring on neck. Obverse: American Eagle facing left with wings outspread, sixteen ribs in right and eleven in left, arrow in talons with ends in right claw; banner in beak and oval frame below. Reverse: same but thirteen ribs in right and nine in left. Inscription: "CUNNINGHAM/ & CO/PITTSBURGH" on obverse in oval "GLASS/MANUFACTURERS" on reverse, in oval. Edges: vertical seam.
Pattern Name: 
McKearin Antiques, Source
Pittsburgh Glass, 1797-1891 (1976) illustrated, p. 219, fig, 215 (top left); BIB# 19272