Figured flask

Object Number: 
1953.354
Date: 
1835-1855
Medium: 
Glass
Dimensions: 
Overall: 7 1/4 x 5 x 2 in. ( 18.4 x 12.7 x 5.1 cm )
Description: 
Green lead glass figured flask blown in a two-part mold (McKearin GIX-13) with plain lip, flat collar, pear-shaped body with scroll patterning and two seven-pointed stars, ground pontil mark, and oxide deposit on base.
Gallery Label: 
The perfect shaping of the collar may indicate that this flask is a reproduction.
Credit Line: 
Gift of Clarence G. Michalis
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group