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Flask

Flask

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Description
Small, flat-bottomed globular screw-top flask or pocket bottle with a short cylindrical neck threaded inside for the post-and-ring cap. Maker's mark struck incuse on neck exterior.
Maker is Maurice-Louis Lacombe (1839-1914) of Geneva, Switzerland.
Location
Currently not on view
Object Name
flask
date made
ca 1875-1900
place made
Switzerland: Genève, Geneva
Physical Description
pewter (overall material)
brass (ring, washer material)
Measurements
overall: 3 1/2 in x 2 7/8 in; 8.89 cm x 7.3025 cm
ID Number
DL.311694
catalog number
311694
accession number
64443
Credit Line
Bequest of Miss Elizabeth S. Stevens
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Cultural and Community Life: Domestic Life
Domestic Furnishings
Data Source
National Museum of American History
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