03-06-2011 03-06-2011
Skinner Auctions
Skinner Auctions Boston MA
2538B Boston
March 6, 2011 11:00 AMCalender
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Two Colored Blown-molded Glass Historical Flasks

$563$475
Auction: American Furniture & Decorative Arts - 2538B Location: Boston Date / Time: March 06, 2011 11:00AM

Description:

Two Colored Blown-molded Glass Historical Flasks, New England, early 19th century, an amber Willington Glass Company "Liberty" Eagle pint flask, Willington, Connecticut, one side depicting "LIBERTY" over a spreadwing eagle and shield and laurel wreath, the reverse with raised letters "Willington Glass, Co West Willington, Conn.," with applied laid-on lip ring, ht. 7 5/8; an olive-amber Masonic/Eagle pint flask, Keene, New Hampshire, one side with Masonic decoration, the reverse with a banner over an eagle with American shield and oval reserve inscribed "KEENE," (McKearin GIV-17), ht. 7 5/8 in.
Estimate $300-500

Wear to high points on both , Willington has heavy wear.

Keywords

Willington Glass Company, Connecticut, New England, Keene, New Hampshire