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whiskey flask
  • Frank & Sons
    active 1866–1876
  • whiskey flask, 1860–1870
  • Where object was made: Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, United States
  • glass
  • Object Height: 19.1 cm
    Object Height: 7 1/2 in
  • William Bridges Thayer Memorial
  • Not on display
  • 1928.6196
Description

Two-mold aquamarine glass flask. On one side is a shield with clasped hands and a medallion with "FRANK & SONS, PITT." There is an olive branch around the shield. On the other side is a flag with a cannon beneath it. The lip of the flask is plain with a laid-on ring.