• Flasks
Lot 535

ASSORTED HISTORICAL FLASKS, LOT OF TWO

Estimate: $80 - $120
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Bid Increments

Price Bid Increment
$0 $10
$200 $25
$500 $50
$1,000 $100
$3,000 $250
$5,000 $500
$10,000 $1,000
$30,000 $2,500
$50,000 $5,000
$100,000 $10,000

ASSORTED HISTORICAL FLASKS, LOT OF TWO, aqua, comprising a scarce half pint GXIII-9 Sailor / Banjo Player historical flask from Baltimore, and an early Philadelphia pint GI-117 Columbia "KENSINGTON" / Eagle "UNION CO.", each with plain sheared mouth and open pontil scar to base. Second and third quarter 19th century. Sailor flask 6 1/2" H, 7 1/4" HOA.

Condition

Sailor / Banjo Player flask excellent condition visually but with a large lip chip and short crack extending into the neck on the sailor side, and a shallow open bubble on banjo player side; Columbia with heavy ground wear/etching and sickness, a hole to one corner, and a short crack extending inwards from that hole.

Collection of the late Al and Billy Steidel, Alexandria, VA.