Bitters bottle

Object Number: 
1953.427
Date: 
1870-1874
Medium: 
Glass
Dimensions: 
Overall: 3 3/4 x 10 x 2 3/4 in. ( 9.5 x 25.4 x 7 cm )
Marks: 
in relief: on obverse: "SUFFOLK BITTERS" in relief: on reverse: "PHILBROOK & TUCKER / BOSTON"
Description: 
Amber glass bitters bottle blown in a two-part mold; body in the form of a reclining pig, with inscription "SUFFOLK BITTERS" on obverse, "PHILBROOK & TUCKER BOSTON" on reverse, and cylindrical neck with two-part finish extending horizontally from tail.
Credit Line: 
Gift of Clarence G. Michalis
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group