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Figured flask

Object Number: 
1953.385
Date: 
1855-1872
Medium: 
Glass
Dimensions: 
Overall: 7 1/2 x 4 x 2 in. ( 19 x 10.2 x 5.1 cm )
Marks: 
in relief: on obverse: "LIBERTY" in relief: on reverse: "WILLINGTON / GLASS, CO / WEST, WILLINGTON / CONN"
Description: 
Green non-lead glass figured flask blown in a full-size three-part mold (McKearin GII-62) with hand-tooled flared finish, rectangular body with rounded shoulders, American eagle grasping an olive wreath with inscription "LIBERTY" above on obverse, inscription "WILLINGTON GLASS, CO WEST, WILLINGTON CONN" on reverse, flat base, and no pontil mark.
Credit Line: 
Gift of Clarence G. Michalis
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group