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Aquamarine Washington/Taylor Historical Glass Flask

Auction:
2509
Lot:
395
Sold for:
$178$150

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

Description:

Aquamarine Washington/Taylor Historical Glass Flask, Dyottville Glass Works, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, 1848-55, a half pint flask with a bust of Washington under embossed "THE FATHER OF HIS COUNTRY," the reverse with "GEN. TAYLOR NEVER SURRENDERS" over a bust of Taylor, (McKearin GI-41), with sheared lip, (lip chips, slight high point wear), ht. 5 3/4 in.
Estimate $200-400

Keywords

Taylor Historical Glass Flask, TAYLOR NEVER, TAYLOR NEVER SURRENDERS, Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, Bust, Glass, Glassblowing, Laboratory glassware

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