Scroll Flask

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Object Name: 
Scroll Flask
Accession Number: 
60.4.391
Dimensions: 
H: 22.9 cm
Location: 
On Display
Date: 
about 1845-1870
Primary Description: 
Shaded amber glass; mold-blown; applied ring, large oval pontil with brownish 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. Reverse: same as obverse. Edges: heavy vertical medial rib.
Department: 
Pattern Name: 
GIX-3a
Provenance: 
McKearin Antiques, Source
Color: 
Technique: