Spencer Museum of Art The University of Kansas

Welcome to the Spencer Collection

flask
  • United States
  • flask, circa 1860s–1870s
  • Where object was made: United States
  • glass
  • Object Height: 14.4 cm
    Object Height: 5 5/8 in
  • Gift of Mrs. Fred Abel
  • Not on display
  • 1954.0290
Description

Amber glass, half-pint whiskey flask with an eagle design on the sides. The eagle has a shield in front of its breast. The eagle is perched on olive branches and arrows. The neck is short and cylindrical.