Flask

American
1848
Possibly by Dyottville Glass Works (active about 1833–1839)


Place of Creation: Possibly Philadelphia, PA, United States

Dimensions

21.1 x 14.4 cm (8 5/16 x 5 11/16 in.)

Accession Number

1978.1185

Medium or Technique

Glass

Not On View

Collections

Americas

Classifications

Glass

Green/blue flask with bust of George Washington on obverse in profile to the left with queue and surrounded by the words “The Father of His Country” Reverse has bust of Zachary Taylor surrounded by the words “General Taylor Never Surrenders” Possibly a Chrunger reproduction, c. 1925

Provenance

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

Credit Line

William H. Fenn III Glass Collection