Spencer Museum of Art The University of Kansas

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book flask
  • Bennington
    active: United States
  • book flask, late 1800s
  • Where object was made: United States
  • earthenware, glazing
  • Object Height/Width/Depth: 16.7 x 6 x 14.7 cm
    Object Height/Width/Depth: 6 9/16 x 2 3/8 x 5 3/4 in
  • Gift of Mrs. Fred Abel
  • Not on display
  • 1954.0315
Description
Exhibitions

Earthenware book flask with a mottled brown and cream glaze. The spine of the book has raised, horizontal lines. There is a circular opening on the top of the book that is corked.