Sunburst Flask

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Object Name: 
Sunburst Flask
Accession Number: 
50.4.498
Dimensions: 
Overall H: 19.8 cm, W: 11.4 cm, D: 7 cm, Diam (max):
Location: 
On Display
Date: 
about 1815-1830
Primary Description: 
Sunburst Flask. Lead glass, colorless with pale green tint; blown-molded from heavy gather of metal; flattened ellipsoid body with ends spreading to concave squared shoulder, cylindrical neck with plain lip; edges corrugated horizontally, corrugation around base of body and upper shoulder, large elliptical sunburst panel (rays to focus of two concentric rings around dot) on each side; rough pontil mark.
Provenance: 
McKearin, George S. (b. 1874), Source
1950-07-31
Technique: 
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