Scroll Flask

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Object Name: 
Scroll Flask
Accession Number: 
60.4.399
Dimensions: 
H: 17.8 cm
Location: 
On Display
Date: 
about 1845-1870
Primary Description: 
Yellow-green glass; mold-blown; plain lip, pontil mark. Obverse: large heart shaped frame containing elaborate scrolls and at top seven-pointed star; above in space formed by outer scrolls similar seven-pointed star; the sides of the upper pair of scrolls nearly touch at centre. Reverse: same as obverse; no inscription on either side. Edges: heavy vertical medial rib.
Department: 
Pattern Name: 
GIX-10a
Provenance: 
McKearin Antiques, Source
Color: 
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