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Bottle

Bottle
Title
Bottle
Date 
1840-1890
Medium 
Glass
Dimensions 
Overall: 11 3/8 x 3 in. ( 28.9 x 7.6 cm )
Description 
Amber, non-lead, glass bottle blown in a three-part mold; bottle made in a tapered mold with cylindrical neck with hand-finished, down-tooled string rim, rounded shoulders, and straight-sided, cylindrical body, shallow push-up and no pontil mark.
Credit Line 
Gift of Mrs. Edward Rutledge and Daughters
Object Number 
1954.187d
Marks 
written: on paper label; "Snelling Maderia ? /Bottled Sep 15th '90
Gallery Label 
According to the bottle's label, it originally contained Madeira and was bottled on September 15, 1890.
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group