Spencer Museum of Art The University of Kansas

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flask
  • United States
  • flask, circa 1813–1850
  • Where object was made: Keene, New Hampshire or Coventry, Connecticut, United States
  • glass
  • Object Height: 16.9 cm
    Object Height: 6 5/8 in
  • Gift of Mrs. Fred Abel
  • Not on display
  • 1954.0255
Description

Olive-amber glass, pint flask with an ovoid body that has two flattened sides. Each side of the flask has an American eagle design. The eagles are perched on arrows and olive branches. The eagle's wings are extended. The mouth of the flask is sheared.