Figured flask

Figured flask
Title
Figured flask
Date 
1850-1855
Medium 
Glass
Dimensions 
Overall: 8 5/8 x 5 3/4 x 2 1/2 in. ( 21.9 x 14.6 x 6.4 cm )
Description 
Aquamarine lead glass figured flask blown in a full-size two-part mold (McKearin GII-26) with hand-tooled lip with flattened string rim, oval body with American eagle facing left with banner and five stars above and stellar motif below on obverse and reverse, oval base with faint mold seam, and ground and polished pontil mark.
Credit Line 
Gift of Clarence G. Michalis
Object Number 
1953.397
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group