Bottle

Object Number: 
1949.239c
Date: 
1800-1830
Medium: 
Glass
Dimensions: 
Overall: 9 x 2 1/2 in. ( 22.9 x 6.4 cm )
Description: 
Olive green, non-lead glass bottle; bottle blown in a dip mold and has a bulging, cylindrical neck (finish broken off), rounded shoulders, and a cylindrical body with straight sides and conical push-up; pontil mark not evident.
Gallery Label: 
According to the accession records, this bottle was found by Joseph Rapport and Richard Koke of the New-York Historical Society in Battery Park in 1949 in the excavations for Brooklyn-Battery Tunnel and Battery Park Underpass.
Credit Line: 
Found by Joseph Rapport and Richard Koke of the N-YHS
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group