Item FL352, GI-72, Bust of Taylor / "ROUGH AND READY"-Bust of Ringgold / "MAJOR RINGGOLD", aqua, Open Pontil, Pint, sheared lip, very bold embossing, nicely whittled, numerous bubbles in the glass. Has a few very minor scratches, otherwise sparkling perfect, this flask has smooth sides and is much rarer than GI-73 which has ribbed sides, a fine example of this scarce flask. In May, 1846, Major Ringgold became the first American officer killed in the Mexican War, $280