19 c Intaglio Acid Cut Etch Glass Pocket Hip Flask Silver Liquor Whiskey Bottle. This is a high quality 1800's hand etched lead crystal & silver top liquor flask for Whiskey, Liqueur or Wine. This was a custom made, flask created for use by a Gentleman.
It will work beautifully for any, hunter, Craftsmen, or anyone desiring a high quality hip flask artfully decorated! The flask was engraved with a LARGE letter K on the front, it was professionally made & makes a very stately presence!
The bottle & silver top was most likely made in Birmingham, England. This size is intended to be worn inside a jacket pocket of a Sporting Gent and well to do Gentleman of means. This flask has rounded shoulders and is slightly curved & tapered to fit the body in a jacket pocket or as a hip flask in the back pocket. As a pocket flask, it doesn't have a totally flat bottom but it will allow the flask to stand upright.The lead crystal body is hand blown into a mold as can be seen on the top shoulders, and then profusely hand etched on the front and back to form a 3 dimensional motif of tree leaves. The reverse side is ALL hand etched as well with many BEAUTIFULLY CRAFTED tree leaves. The etchings on both the front and back create a 3 dimensional scene. Size It is 5 1/2" tall and 3" wide. Condition In beautiful condition, with only minor age wear.
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