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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.
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.
Gift of Dorothy Barck
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
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