ROCKINGHAM-GLAZED POTTERY EAGLE PICTORIAL FLASK, mottled brown, flattened ovoid form with ringed mouth, depicting a spread-wing American eagle perched on two flags on the obverse, and a morning glory vine on the reverse. Circa 1860-1880. 7 1/8" H. Literature: Parallels Barret - Bennington Pottery and Porcelain, p. 315, pl. 410. Provenance: From the collection of James Federline of Butler, TN.
Floral side with a flake to vine and two contact scars to glaze, as made, otherwise undamaged.