Flask

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Object Name: 
Flask
Accession Number: 
55.4.259
Dimensions: 
Overall H: 14.1 cm; Body W: 7.9 cm, L: 4.4 cm
Location: 
On Display
Date: 
about 1900-1955
Primary Description: 
Flask. Transparent deep reddish-amber glass; pattern molded; flattened oval body with slight pontil mark at concave base, cylindrical neck; double-patterned in twenty-four-rib mold in broken swirl design with pronounced popcorn kernel effect.
Provenance: 
McKearin Antiques, Source
1955-11-12
Technique: 
Material: 
Two Hundred Years of American Blown Glass (Doubleday edition) (1950) pl. 106, #5, pp. 332-333; BIB# 25299
Two Hundred Years of American Blown Glass (Bonanza Books edition) (1950) pl. 106, #5, pp. 332-333; BIB# 96725