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Pint Flask

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Olive-amber pint flask with designs on oval panels. Obverse has large cornucopia, coiled to the left and turned in ; filled with produce. Reverse has large urn with five heavy vertical bars, filled with produce. Plain lip, pontil mark, edges are vertically ribbed, heavy median rib.

Provenance

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

Credit Line

William H. Fenn III Glass Collection

American, about 1820s–30s

Place of Creation

Coventry, CT, United States

Dimensions

17.5 x 11.1 x 5.4 cm (6 7/8 x 4 3/8 x 2 1/8 in.)

Accession Number

1978.968

Medium or Technique

Glass, figured and molded

Collections

Americas

Classifications

Glass