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Half pint scrolled flask

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Half pint colorless flask. Obverse with large fleur de lis flanked by 3 ribs graduated in length. Inner and middle rib with club shaped terminals. Inner rib scrolled at bottom. Outer ribs more slender and scrolled on shoulder. in upper space, very large 8-pointed star with lower point...

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Provenance

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

Credit Line

William H. Fenn III Glass Collection

American, 1830–60

Place of Creation

United States

Dimensions

14.3 x 10.2 cm (5 5/8 x 4 in.)

Accession Number

1978.966

Medium or Technique

Glass, molded and figured

Collections

Americas

Classifications

Glass