Washington / Taylor GI-38 Pint Flask

 

 

 

 

 

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Civil War Era Flask - George Washington / Zachary Taylor

This circa 1860 flask was produced at the Dyottville Glass Works in Philadelphia and is listed by McKearin as GI-38. The top is a sheared type, and the bottom is seamed, a snap case.

Embossed: THE FATHER OF HIS COUNTRY / (portrait of George Washington) // DYOTTVILLE GLASS WORKS PHILAD.A / GEN. TAYLOR NEVER SURRENDERS / (picture Taylor)

Height:  7"  
Color: aqua

Condition: Excellent - structurally perfect (no dings, chips, cracks) and pretty clean, just some spotty high point wear and a bit of roughness (from manufacturing) around the lip as is often seen with the shear lip.

Reference Number:  L120

Price: $68