Flask

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Object Name: 
Flask
Place Made: 
Accession Number: 
60.4.63
Dimensions: 
Overall H: 21.4 cm, W: 14.5 cm, D: Diam (max):
Location: 
On Display
Date: 
1845-1855
Primary Description: 
Sapphire blue glass; mold-blown; applied tooled collar, pontil mark. Obverse: Washington, classical profile bust with queue, facing left. Broad band of toga showing. Similar to GI-37 but differing in details. Reverse: similar to obverse but variation in details of bust, the nose not as aquiline. Facing left. Inscription: "LOCKPORT GLASS WORKS" in semi-circle above bust; reverse - no inscription. Edges: smooth.
Department: 
Pattern Name: 
GI-60
Provenance: 
McKearin Antiques, Source
American Historical Flasks
Venue(s)
Corning Museum of Glass 1953 through 1953
Glass; Lancaster and Lockport, New York (1971) illustrated, p. 13, left; BIB# 18925
The Story of American Historical Flasks (1953) p. 48, #204; BIB# 67719