Flask

Collection Type

  • Household accessories

GUSN

GUSN-54391

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

Descriptive Terms

flasks (bottles)
reed (grass, material)
glass (material)
metal
cork (bark)
wood (plant material)
reed (grass, material)
Vessel
Bottle
Flask
Flask

Maker

Unknown

Object Type

Containers

Dimensions

6 x 3 x 1 3/4 (HxWxD) (inches)

Credit Line

Estate of Edgar J. Rollins

Accession Number

1946.477C