Flask

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Object Name: 
Flask
Place Made: 
Accession Number: 
85.3.41
Dimensions: 
Overall H: 16.8 cm, W: 12.3 cm, D: 5.8 cm
Location: 
Not on Display
Date: 
about 1825-1850
Primary Description: 
Transparent pale greenish non-lead glass; mold-blown, pattern- molded. Flattened, ovoid shape; sides patterned in a broken swirl; short, cylindrical neck with trailed rounded neck ring; rounded sides; flat base with rough pontil mark; complex heavy metal wire closure with glazed porcelain stopper wired to the neck.
Provenance: 
Lanmon, Dwight P. (American, b. 1938), Source
1985-07-01