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American Eagle flask

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Olive amber pint flask, round collar with lower bevel. Obverse: American eagle, head turned left, wings partly raised. Shield with six bars on eagle's breast. Eagle stands on a wreath. Above eagle in slightly curved line: "LIBERTY" Reverse: Inscribed "WILLINGTON [curved]/ GLASS, Co/ WEST...

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Credit Line

Gift of Mr. and Mrs. William de Forest Thomson

1849–60

Object Place

West Willington, Connecticut, United States

Catalogue Raisonné

McKearin & Wilson (1978), GII-64 or GII-62

Dimensions

19.05 x 9.52 x 5.08 cm (7 1/2 x 3 3/4 x 2 in.)

Accession Number

19.509

Medium or Technique

Olive-amber glass, mold blown

Collections

Americas

Classifications

Glass