Spencer Museum of Art The University of Kansas

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portrait flask
  • Dyottville Glass Works
    active 1833–1923
  • portrait flask, 1833–1900
  • Where object was made: Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, United States
  • glass
  • Object Height: 18.4 cm
    Object Height: 7 1/4 in
  • William Bridges Thayer Memorial
  • Not on display
  • 1928.6213
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Description

Aquamarine glass portrait flask with curved edges and a plain neck with a laid-on ring. On one side of the flask is a male bust in profile (identified as George Washington). On the other side of the flask is a small sheaf of rye.