Flask

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Object Name: 
Flask
Accession Number: 
55.4.255
Dimensions: 
Overall H: 16.5 cm; Body W: 12.8 cm, D: 4.5 cm
Location: 
On Display
Date: 
1800-1825
Primary Description: 
Flask. Transparent green bubbly glass; pattern molded and expanded (half-post method); flat oval body with concave base having rough pontil mark, short cylindrical neck; double patterned in twenty-four rib mold and expanded, broken swirl pattern.
Provenance: 
McKearin Antiques, Source
1955-11-12
Color: 
Technique: 
Material: 
Two Hundred Years of American Blown Glass (Doubleday edition) (1950) pl. 105, #3, pp. 330-331; BIB# 25299
Two Hundred Years of American Blown Glass (Bonanza Books edition) (1950) pl. 105, #3, pp. 330-331; BIB# 96725