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American Decorative Arts
Maker: Kensington Glassworks, American, 1804–ca. 1833
Subject: Gilbert du Motier, Marquis de Lafayette, French, 1757–1834

Lafayette and Eagle Flask

1825–35

Clear mold-blown glass

6 5/8 × 4 1/4 × 2 5/8 in. (16.83 × 10.8 × 6.67 cm)
Gift of Mrs. Glen Wright
1941.151
Geography: 
Made in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
Culture: 
American
Period: 
19th century
Classification: 
Containers - Glass
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