Half Pint figured flask

American
1820s–30s


Place of Creation: Saratoga (Mt Pleasant) and Mt Vernon, NY, United States

Dimensions

14.3 x 9.2 cm (5 5/8 x 3 5/8 in.)

Accession Number

1978.969

Medium or Technique

Glass, molded and figured

Not On View

Collections

Americas

Classifications

Glass

Olive amber half pint flask with designs on oval panels. Obverse has cornucopia coiled to the left and filled with produce compound leaf on slender stem protrudes from left side of cornucopia. Reverse has urn with six bars and filled with produce. Plain lip, pontil mark, edges vertically ribbed with heavy medial rib.

Provenance

Gift of Mrs. William H. Fenn III, Yorklyn SR 21, Mt Cuba, Delaware

Credit Line

William H. Fenn III Glass Collection