American Eagle Flask

1857–about 1880
Ravenna Glass Works


Object Place: Ravenna, Ohio, United States

Catalogue Raisonné

McKearin-Wilson, GII-37 Van Rensselaer, 73 GVI

Dimensions

20.32 x 10.16 x 6.35 cm (8 x 4 x 2 1/2 in.)

Accession Number

1987.727

Medium or Technique

Glass

Not On View

Collections

Americas

Classifications

Glass

Pale green glass with plain lip and smooth pontil.
Obverse: American eagle, head turned to right, having shield with six vertical bars standing on rocky formatin. Thireteen five-pointed stars in arc above eagle.
Reverse: RAVENNA [in scroll]/ [anchor symbol]/ GLASS/ COMPANY [in scroll]

Credit Line

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