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Flask

1946.477C (RS222041)

Description

Oval-shaped glass flask with a metal lip and screw cover lined with cork. The flask is covered with reed woven through wood splint standards. The weave stands out from the body to form pairs of small loops on either side of the flask, perhaps used to hold a string or leather carrying strap.

Details

Maker
unknown
Material
cork (bark)
glass (material)
metal
reed (grass, material)
wood (plant material)
Object type
Containers
Descriptive terms
Bottle
cork (bark)
Flask
flasks (bottles)
glass (material)
metal
reed (grass, material)
Vessel
wood (plant material)
Dimensions
6 x 3 x 1 3/4 (HxWxD) (inches)
Accession Number
1946.477C
Credit Line
Estate of Edgar J. Rollins
GUSN
54391

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