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Flasks77 of 120Handmade antique metal flask?General Taylor Never Surrenders flask Emerald-Green
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    Posted 12 years ago

    peggy447
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    I have this very unusual flask that I have been trying to get information about. I would appreciate any thoughts you all may have as to origin and value. Thanks!

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    1. chinablue chinablue, 12 years ago
      Another lovely old metal flask! I believe you saw a similar flask that was posted here about 2 weeks ago. It was much like one shown at Worthpoint that was described as Russian bronze. You might want to do a google search for images for those and see if you can find yours. The link to the one at worthpoint at:
      http://www.worthpoint.com/worthopedia/antique-russian-bronze-metal-flask
      If you haven't already, go over it with a fine toothed comb and look for any markings, numbers, or letters that might help give more information. Good luck in your search!
    2. mizjane, 12 years ago
      Looks like it might be a container for holy water or oil for anointing. Very beautiful!
    3. chinablue chinablue, 12 years ago
      Good point, mizjane. Or perhaps sacramental wine for Eucharist?
    4. Caperkid, 9 years ago
      What are the dimensions of this?

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