Wonderful diminutive hand-blown black glass CHESTNUT 9 FLASK BOTTLE 1740 1770
A beautiful small free-blown black glass chestnut-shaped bottle with string rim coinciding with the neck, pistol pontil mark and moderate kick-up base (see photograph #6); possibly Dutch or German, circa 1740 - 1770. This beautiful little flask is just 6 inches tall, 3 15/16 inches at the widest part of the body and 2 1/2 inches thick at the widest point. It is nicely shaped to fit in a pocket, maybe used while hunting for deer or wild boar. The flask is free-blown with a clear'pistol' pontil mark on the base (see photograph #5) possibly signifying a Continental origin, most likely Dutch or German. Regardless of color when blown it is olive green. The bottle is in excellent condition - no chips and no cracks. The surface is bright, clean, and clear. This bottle is an accomplished addition to any collection of early back glass or an acclaimed addition to your dealers inventory. The item "Wonderful diminutive hand-blown black glass CHESTNUT 9 FLASK BOTTLE 1740 1770" is in sale since Friday, December 13, 2019. This item is in the category "Collectibles\Bottles & Insulators\Bottles\Antique (Pre-1900)\Utility & Black Glass". The seller is "past2presents2012" and is located in New York, New York. This item can be shipped to United States, Canada, United Kingdom, Denmark, Romania, Slovakia, Bulgaria, Czech republic, Finland, Hungary, Latvia, Lithuania, Malta, Estonia, Australia, Greece, Portugal, Cyprus, Slovenia, Japan, China, Sweden, South Korea, Indonesia, Taiwan, South africa, Thailand, Belgium, France, Hong Kong, Ireland, Netherlands, Poland, Spain, Italy, Germany, Austria, Bahamas, Israel, Mexico, New Zealand, Philippines, Singapore, Switzerland, Norway, Saudi arabia, Ukraine, United arab emirates, Qatar, Kuwait, Bahrain, Croatia, Malaysia, Chile, Colombia, Costa rica, Dominican republic, Panama, Trinidad and tobago, Guatemala, El salvador, Honduras, Jamaica, Bermuda, Uruguay, Russian federation.
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- Color: Olive Green