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Figured bottle: eagle w/banner

Figured bottle: eagle w/banner
Title
Figured bottle: eagle w/banner
Date 
1850-1870
Medium 
Glass
Dimensions 
Overall: 9 x 5 1/2 x 4 1/4 in. ( 22.9 x 14 x 10.8 cm )
Description 
Aquamarine, lead glass bottle blown in a full-sized, three-part mold (McKearin GII-143) embossed with an eagle in flight with a long, flowing banner in its beak over a shield with arrows and an olive branch on the obverse, nothing on the reverse; bottle is calabash-shaped, with molded ribs, an applied and tooled collar, and a pontil mark on the base.
Credit Line 
Gift of Clarence G. Michalis
Object Number 
1953.402
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group