Flask

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Object Name: 
Flask
Accession Number: 
50.4.245
Dimensions: 
Overall H: 16.5 cm, Body W (max): 6 cm, D (max): 12.5 cm
Location: 
Not on Display
Date: 
1700-1899
Primary Description: 
Flask. Green or bottle glass, non-lead, brilliant olive-amber; pattern-molded and free-blown by half-post method; flattened, asymmetrical ovoid form, cylindrical neck, sheared mouth, small slightly push-up base with rough pontil mark; pattern of vertical ribbing upon ribbing swirled to right, ribbing terminating about 5/8" (1.6 cm) below top of second gather, and apparently starting at center bottom.
Provenance: 
McKearin, George S. (b. 1874), Source
1918
to
1950-07-31
Case, Former Collection
1918
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