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Two Blown Molded Historical Glass Flasks

Auction:
2509
Lot:
390
Sold for:
$415$350

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Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - 2509
Location:
Marlborough
Date / Time :
August 14, 2010 3:00PM

Description:

Two Blown Molded Historical Glass Flasks, America, early 19th century, a light amber half-pint railroad flask with "RAILROAD" over a horse-drawn cart and "LOWELL," with eagle and thirteen stars on the reverse, (McKearin GV-10), made at the Coventry, Connecticut, glassworks, ht. 5 5/8; and an olive green Sunburst pint flask, (McKearin GVIII-3), (repaired holes), ht. 7 3/4 in.
Estimate $100-150

Railroad flask- very good condition. Sunburst- two holes one on side and one on base, both with black epoxy crude repairs, minor high point wear.

Keywords

Coventry, Connecticut, Flask, Half Pint, Laboratory glassware

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