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Bottle

Bottle
Title
Bottle
Date 
ca. 1750-1760
Medium 
Glass
Dimensions 
Overall: 8 1/2 x 4 1/2 in. (21.6 x 11.4 cm)
Description 
Olive green, non-lead, blown glass bottle; cylindrical neck with applied, V-shaped string rim, rounded shoulders, and a cylindrical body with a push-up and pontil mark. Bottle restored post-excavation.
Credit Line 
Gift of William Asadorian
Object Number 
2010.12.3
Gallery Label 
The bottle was excated from Old Slip, 55 Water Street, New York City, in 1969.
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group