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Green pint flask with twenty one broken-swirl ribs. Flask tapers at shoulder to plain mouth. Condition: 2" crack above base of flask.

Provenance

Gift of Mrs. William H. Fenn III, Yorklyn SR 21, Mt Cuba, Delaware

Credit Line

William H. Fenn III Glass Collection

American, about 1800–40

Place of Creation

Ohio, Probably Midwestern, United States

Dimensions

18.1 cm (7 1/8 in.)

Accession Number

1978.975

Medium or Technique

Glass, molded

Collections

Americas

Classifications

Glass