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Figured flask

Object Number: 
Z.451
Date: 
1800-1850
Medium: 
Glass
Dimensions: 
Overall: 6 3/8 x 3 3/4 x 1 1/2 in. ( 16.2 x 9.5 x 3.8 cm )
Description: 
Cobalt blue non-lead glass figured flask blown in a full-size, three-part mold; flask has hand-tooled flared neck and lip, rounded shoulders, oval body decorated with twisted vertical ribs, a shield containing a standing lion with an ax on the obverse and a bunch of grapes on the reverse; flat base with a pontil mark.
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group