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Bitters bottle

Object Number: 
1953.418
Date: 
1860-1890
Medium: 
glass
Dimensions: 
Overall: 9 1/4 x 3 1/4 in. ( 23.5 x 8.3 cm )
Marks: 
in relief: on obverse: "DR. C. W. ROBACKS / STOMACH BITTERS / CINCINNATI O"
Description: 
Amber glass bitters bottle blown in a two-part mold with separate base plate; with wide sloping collar, short cylindrical neck, and slender barrel-shaped body with wide horizontal ribbing above and below label band with inscription "DR. C. W. ROBACKS STOMACH BITTERS CINCINNATI O."
Credit Line: 
Gift of Clarence G. Michalis
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group