Figured flask

Object Number: 
1953.389
Date: 
1850-1855
Medium: 
Glass
Dimensions: 
Overall: 6 3/4 x 4 1/2 x 2 1/4 in. ( 17.1 x 11.4 x 5.7 cm )
Description: 
Aquamarine lead glass figured flask blown in a two-part mold (McKearin GII-24) with hand-tooled neck, oval body with American eagle facing left with banner and fourteen stars above and stellar motif below on obverse and reverse, two parallel moldmarks and pontil mark on base.
Credit Line: 
Gift of Clarence G. Michalis
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group