Circa 1885-1890 - Proops Wine & Liquor House, New York 1/2 Pint Coffin Flask
A small sharply beveled coffin flask with tons of embossing, and a crisp strike. Hand tooled taper top with neck band.
Embossed: WINE & LIQUOR WARE HOUSES / W L W P (monogram) / PROOPS / 429 E. 86 ST. / 706 NINTH AVE . 2025 SECOND / AVE. / NEW YORK
Height: 6 1/2"
Condition: attic mint - perfectly clean, and perfect structurally with no chips, bruises, cracks or dings. Great mold impression. Just spotty light trace wear.
Reference Number: TR221