Pocket Flask

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Object Name: 
Pocket Flask
Accession Number: 
2009.3.93
Dimensions: 
Overall H: 22.7 cm, W: 14.7 cm
Location: 
Not on Display
Date: 
1600-1699
Primary Description: 
Pocket Flask. Colorless, with grayish tinge. Blown; applied, tooled, cold-painted. Flat, ovoid body with conical neck and fire-polished rim; bottom extended off-center to point, with pontil mark on center. Applied wavy band on neck, and applied, tooled thread down each side of body, both in aqua blue glass. On front, at center, cold-painted image of Saint Nicholas of Bari in landscape framed by oval border of curls.
Department: 
Provenance: 
Cambi Casa D'Aste, Source
2009-10-15
La collezione GM i vetri (2009-09-28) illustrated, p. 56, lot 314; BIB# 116743