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Bitters bottle

Object Number: 
1953.416
Date: 
1860-1890
Medium: 
Glass
Dimensions: 
Overall: 9 1/2 x 3 1/4 in. ( 24.1 x 8.3 cm )
Marks: 
in relief: on obverse: "BOURBON WHISKEY/ BITTERS"
Description: 
Amber glass bitters bottle blown in a three-part mold with thick flange lip, short shoulder and neck, slender barrel shape, label band with inscription "BOURBON WHISKEY/ BITTERS" between wide horizontal ribbing, and flat base.
Credit Line: 
Gift of Clarence G. Michalis
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group