Bitters bottle: Dr. Clark N. York

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Title:
Bitters bottle: Dr. Clark N. York
Date: 
1860-1890
Medium: 
Glass
Classification: 
Dimensions: 
Overall: 9 1/2 x 3 1/8 x 3 in. ( 24.1 x 7.9 x 7.6 cm )
Description: 
Deep green (black) glass bitters bottle blown in a two-part mold with down-tooled lip, rounded shoulder, square body with chamfered corners, and base with chamfered heel, diagonal seam, circular depression, and oxide deposit.
Date End: 
1 890
Credit Line: 
Purchased from Elie Nadelman
Object Number: 
1937.1670
Gallery Label: 
This object was once part of the folk art collection of Elie Nadelman (1882-1946), the avant-garde sculptor. From 1924 to 1934, Nadelman's collection was displayed in his Museum of Folk Arts, located in the Riverdale section of the Bronx. The Historical Society purchased Nadelman's entire collection in 1937.
Provenance: 
The Folk Art Collection of Elie Nadelman
Date Begin: 
1860
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group