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  • Whiskey Calabash Flask / Sold


    Whiskey Calabash Flask - Inventory Number: BOT 086 / Sold

    Early pontiled "Sheaf of Wheat" calabash flask with 8-pointed star on back.  Bold embossed sheaf of wheat with rake and pitchfork underneath a wreath on front.  This bottle is grouped by McKearin as GXIII-42.

    Large 8-pointed star on the back with a pair of peened out words arched on back (you can see the nail heads on both of the peened-out plates).  Hand blown in mold with a nice applied tapered lip.  Beautiful aqua color with ribbed side panels and scalloped shoulder.  9 1/4" tall.  Excellent condition.  A great looking 1850's whiskey bottle.  Complete with its original cork.  

    Inventory Number: BOT 086 / Sold