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American Decorative Arts
Maker, attributed to: Lancaster Glass Works, American, 1849–ca. 1906

Railroad Flask

1849–60

Mold-blown soda-lime glass

6 1/2 × 4 1/2 × 2 1/8 in. (16.51 × 11.43 × 5.4 cm)
Mabel Brady Garvan Collection
1931.823
Geography: 
Made in Lancaster, New York
Culture: 
American
Period: 
19th century
Classification: 
Containers - Glass
Bibliography: 

John Stuart Gordon, American Glass: The Collections at Yale (New Haven, Conn.: Yale University Art Gallery, 2018), 160, no. 82.

Note: This electronic record was created from historic documentation that does not necessarily reflect the Yale University Art Gallery’s complete or current knowledge about the object. Review and updating of such records is ongoing.