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Colorless, flattened ovoid flask that tapers in at should. Cylindrical mouth with slight flare at thick, smooth rim. Flask is engraved on obverse with wheat sheaths, a bird, and a heart, and initials "J.M." and date "1832" below. Reverse has decorative leaf engraving.

Credit Line

William H. Fenn III Glass Collection

American, or Continental, 1832

  • Artist Unknown, Austrian, 19th century
Object Place

United States

Dimensions

H: 11 1/8 in.; Diam: 4 3/4 in.

Accession Number

1978.1117

Medium or Technique

Molded and engraved non-lead glass

Collections

Americas

Classifications

Glass