Bottle

Bottle
Title
Bottle
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.
Credit Line 
Gift of Dorothy Barck
Object Number 
1954.142
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 NYHS Field Exploration Committee.
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group