$10 Museum Admission

As part of our Summer of Hamilton celebration, enjoy $10 Museum Admission now until Labor Day. Offer good for in-person ticket purchases, not available online. This offer may not be combined with other discounts.

Apothecary bottle with stopper

Object Number: 
Z.665ab
Date: 
1850-1900
Medium: 
Glass, paper, gilding, paint
Dimensions: 
with stopper: 10 x 3 1/4 in. ( 25.4 x 8.3 cm )
Marks: 
printed: on circular paper label affixed to bottle: "E.S. Leadbeater & Sons,/Wholesale Druggists,/S. Fairfax St., Alexandria, Va."
Description: 
Colorless blown lead glass apothecary bottle with narrow mouth, short cylindrical neck, circular body with straight sides, pushup, and pressed lead glass stopper; circular paper label pasted to bottle, with inscription "E.S. Leadbeater & Sons, Wholesale Druggists, S. Fairfax St., Alexandria, Va."; on other side of bottle, fragment of glass label with gilding.
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group