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Flask

Object Number: 
1953.723
Date: 
1858-1862
Medium: 
Earthenware
Dimensions: 
Overall: 5 1/4 x 6 x 2 3/4 in. ( 13.3 x 15.2 x 7 cm )
Marks: 
raised: and molded on side: "B. F. & CO" impressed: on opposing side: "BULKLEY, FISKE, & CO./NEW YORK"
Description: 
Molded yellowware round, flattened bottle with top loop handle; molded view of two hounds with rifle propped on stump on one side and satchel with fallen game: fowl and hare; mottled light brown glaze (Rockingham).
Gallery Label: 
Bulkley, Fiske, & Co., Grocers, at 51 Vesey Street, were listed in New York City directories from 1858 to 1862.
Credit Line: 
Gift of Clarence G. Michalis
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group