Glass Spirit Flask in Case

Glass Spirit Flask in Case

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A glass spirit Flask in leather case and with a cup.

The flask is made of moulded glass with 12 faceted sides. Towards the top the facets give way to a rounded edge for the cup to fit easily over. The nickel plated screw cap is lined with cork to give a good seal. The plated cup has a turned lip and a gilt wash to the interior.

The leather case has developed a good colour with darker patches to the top and one side where the flask's contents have spilt. The top has a popper button to fix it.

This type of flask was sold by a number of retailers and was produced in a variety of sizes. This is one of the bigger sizes. Early 20th Century.

Dimensions:

Height 23.5 cm / 9 12"
Width 7 cm / 3"
Depth 5.5 cm / 2 14"
Period

Early C20th

Medium

Moulded Glass, Plated Metal & Leather

Country

England

Style

Travel Flask

Condition

Good. Some staining to case.

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