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Apothecary bottle

Object Number: 
Z.558
Date: 
1840-1870
Medium: 
Glass, paper
Dimensions: 
Overall: 2 1/2 x 1 in. ( 6.4 x 2.5 cm )
Marks: 
printed paper label: affixed to body: "OIL BERGAMOT / SOLD BY / . . . RESCOTT, Drugg. . . / . . . and Hamilton Stree. . . / . . . HAVEN, CT."
Description: 
Colorless blown glass bottle with flanged lip, cylindrical neck, sloped shoulder, cylindrical body with fragment of paper label, and pontil mark on base.
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group