Boot flask

Object Number: 
1953.725
Date: 
1800-1900
Medium: 
Earthenware
Dimensions: 
Overall: 6 1/4 x 7 1/8 x 2 1/4 in. ( 15.9 x 18.1 x 5.7 cm )
Description: 
Molded redware flask in the shape of a narrow, low-heeled boot with laces up the ankle on the instep; top has a circular bottle neck opening with mottled dark brown glaze (Rockingham); base unglazed with perforated diamond motif and border on sole of heel.
Credit Line: 
Gift of Clarence G. Michalis
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group