Scroll Flask

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Object Name: 
Scroll Flask
Accession Number: 
60.4.390
Dimensions: 
H: 21.5 cm
Location: 
Not on Display
Date: 
about 1845-1870
Primary Description: 
Light green glass; mold-blown; plain lip, large circular pontil mark with brown residue. Obverse: large heart shaped frame containing elaborate scrolls and at top large six-pointed star; in space above frame where outer and edge ribs terminate, similar large six-pointed star; both stars slightly smaller than GIX-1 and scrolls in heart shape frame not as heavy. Reverse: same as obverse. Edges: heavy vertical medial rib.
Department: 
Pattern Name: 
GIX-3
Provenance: 
McKearin Antiques, Source
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