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Figured flask: scroll pattern

Object Number: 
1953.356
Date: 
1920-1950
Medium: 
Glass
Dimensions: 
Overall: 7 x 5 x 2 in. ( 17.8 x 12.7 x 5.1 cm )
Description: 
Amethyst blown three-mold glass figured flask with pear-shaped body with scroll patterning and two eight-pointed stars and pontil mark on base; reproduction of early eighteenth-century flask (see McKearin GIX-11).
Credit Line: 
Gift of Clarence G. Michalis
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group