Engraved Glass Double Gimmel Flask c1840
Heading : 19th century glass gimmel flask
Date : c1840
Period : Mid 19th century
Origin : Europe
Colour : Clear
Body : Double ovoid shape with a thickened rim and pinched trailing. Engraved with a rail bridge scene and J Howey within a floral wreath
Pontil : Snapped
Glass Type : Soda
Size : 20.8cm long and approximately 11.2cm in diameter
Condition : Some internal residue as expected
Restoration : None
Weight : 416 grams
References : An Illustrated Dictionary of Glass By Harold Newman – Page 130.
Miller’s Glass Buyers Guide – Page 58.
The Book of Bottle Collecting By Doreen Beck – Page 91 Plate 93.
The Illustrated Guide to Glass By Felice Mehlman – Page 135.
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