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Object Name Bottle
Catalog Number 1963.2.1
Date 1825-1835
Material(s) Glass
Dimensions H-6.75 W-4.375 D-2 inches
Description This is a flask in bluish aqua glass. Both sides show an American eagle facing right with a shield on it's breast, a banner in it's beak, and clutching an olive branch in it's right claw and three arrows in it's left. Below the eagle is an eight pointed star in an oval and above it are 14 stars. The bottle has horizontally corrugated edges, with mold seams and a pontil mark on the bottom, and a plain chipped lip.
Collection Elizabeth Johnson Flood Memorial Collection
Subjects Bottles
Physical Holder Kentucky Historical Society - KHS