Pint Flask

American
about 1820s–30s


Place of Creation: Coventry, CT, United States

Dimensions

17.5 x 11.1 x 5.4 cm (6 7/8 x 4 3/8 x 2 1/8 in.)

Accession Number

1978.968

Medium or Technique

Glass, figured and molded

Not On View

Collections

Americas

Classifications

Glass

Olive-amber pint flask with designs on oval panels. Obverse has large cornucopia, coiled to the left and turned in  filled with produce. Reverse has large urn with five heavy vertical bars, filled with produce. Plain lip, pontil mark, edges are vertically ribbed, heavy median rib.

Provenance

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

Credit Line

William H. Fenn III Glass Collection