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Sunburst Flask

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Brown glass with plain lip and rough pontil mark. Obverse: Large, elliptical sunburst with 29 rays, which forms a raised panel. At center of sunburst: "KEEN" Reverse: Same as obverse, but letters: "P & W" at center (possibly for Perry and Wood, or Perry and Wheeler).

Credit Line

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

about 1815–41

Object Place

Keene, New Hampshire, United States

Catalogue Raisonné

McKearin GVIII-9 Van Rensselaer 9 GXXIV

Dimensions

15.56 x 8.89 x 5.71 cm (6 1/8 x 3 1/2 x 2 1/4 in.)

Accession Number

1987.729

Medium or Technique

Glass

Collections

Americas

Classifications

Glass