Bottle

Object Number: 
1954.142
Date: 
1750-1770
Medium: 
Glass
Dimensions: 
Overall: 10 1/4 x 3 1/2 in. ( 26 x 8.9 cm )
Description: 
Olive green, non-lead, blown glass bottle; bottle blown in a dip mold and has a cylindrical neck, applied V-shaped string rim, rounded shoulders, and a squat, cylindrical body with a push-up and a pontil mark; broken and repaired with some losses.
Gallery Label: 
According to the accession records, this bottle was recovered from a Revolutionary War fort or campsite in Washington Heights, New York City, by Oscar T. Barck, a member of the N-YHS Field Exploration Committee.
Credit Line: 
Gift of Dorothy Barck
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group