Glass Flask with Cork Stopper

Collection Type

  • Decorative arts

Date

1830-1850

GUSN

GUSN-310736

Description

Green glass flask with cork stopper. Molded images of a horse and cart with the phrase "Success to the railroad" on one side and a spread-winged eagle and stars on the other. Oval shape with neck.

Details

Descriptive Terms

flasks (bottles)
glass (material)
VesselBottleFlaskFlask

Inscription

"SUCCESS TO THE RAILROAD"

Additional Identification Number

1299.31
CMW #20
MW #123

Maker

Unknown

Location of Origin

United States

Object Type

Containers

Dimensions

7 1/2 x 1 (HxD) (inches)

Credit Line

Gift of the Joan Pearson Watkins Trust

Accession Number

2015.62.31