Sunburst Flask

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Object Name: 
Sunburst Flask
Place Made: 
Accession Number: 
H: 16 cm
On Display
about 1825
Primary Description: 
Deep yellowish green glass; mold-blown; plain lip, pontil mark. Obverse: large oval sunburst, thirty-six rather slender rays tapering to rounded ends turned downward to surface of flask and forming scalloped ellipse; at centre of sunburst five small oval shaped ornaments in oval formation with one in centre. Reverse: similar to obverse but variation in size of petaled ornaments at centre. Edges: vertically ribbed, with heavy medial rib.
Pattern Name: 
McKearin Antiques, Source