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Flask

Possibly by Dyottville Glass Works, Philadelphia, 1818 - c. 1900

Geography:
Possibly made in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, United States, North and Central America

Period:
antebellum

Date:
1818-1838

Medium:
Non-lead glass (blue)

Dimensions:
Height: 8 1/4 inches (21 cm)

Curatorial Department:
American Art

* Gallery 214, American Art, second floor, Case 15, Historical, Figural Flasks & Bottles

Accession Number:
1938-23-128

Credit Line:
The George H. Lorimer Collection, 1938

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Label:
On front: portrait of George Washington, and the words THE FATHER OF HIS COUNTRY
On back: portrait of Zachary Taylor, and the words A LITTLE MORE GRAPE CAPTAIN BRAGG


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