Spencer Museum of Art The University of Kansas

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whiskey flask
  • United States
  • whiskey flask, 1860s
  • Where object was made: United States
  • glass
  • Object Height: 22.9 cm
    Object Height: 9 in
  • William Bridges Thayer Memorial
  • Not on display
  • 1928.6195
Description

Aquamarine glass flask with American Eagle design. On one side of the bottle is an eagle with its wings raised, its head turned to the left and with a banner in its beak. There is an oval medallion below the eagle, which is blank. On the other side is "GEO. A BERRY & CO." The lip of the flask is plain with an applied rim.