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Masonic Flask

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Pale green glass with plain lip and rough pontil. Obverse Masonic arch, pillars and pavement. Winin arch are "farmers arms": sheaf of rye, pitchfork, shovel, rake, sickle, axe and scythe. Scroll ornament beneath pavement. Reverese: Full-rigged frigate sailing to right, American flag at rear,...

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Credit Line

Gift of the Estate of Philip B. Holmes in honor of George C. Seybolt

about 1822

Object Place

Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, United States

Catalogue Raisonné

McKearin GIV-34 Van Rensselaer 106 GI

Dimensions

17.14 x 10.79 x 5.71 cm (6 3/4 x 4 1/4 x 2 1/4 in.)

Accession Number

1987.732

Medium or Technique

Pale green glass

Collections

Americas

Classifications

Glass