Scroll Flask

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Object Name: 
Scroll Flask
Place Made: 
Accession Number: 
60.4.394
Dimensions: 
H: 22.2 cm
Location: 
On Display
Date: 
about 1855-1873
Primary Description: 
Aquamarine glass; mold-blown; plain lip, large round pontil with brownish residue. Obverse: two large six-pointed stars, scrolls in heart shaped frames, similar to GIX-2; between scrolls "LOUISVILLE KY" in a straight line. Reverse: same as obverse except "GLASS WORKS" in straight line between scrolls. Edges: heavy vertical medial rib.
Department: 
Pattern Name: 
GIX-6
Provenance: 
McKearin Antiques, Source
Color: 
Technique: