Bottle

Bottle
Title
Bottle
Date 
ca. 1805
Medium 
Glass
Dimensions 
Overall: 10 x 4 1/4 in. ( 25.4 x 10.8 cm )
Description 
Olive green, non-lead, blown glass bottle with applied seal marked "I Chandler 1805;" bottle blown in dip mold and has cylindrical neck with applied V-shaped string rim, rounded shoulders, and a squat cylindrical body with a push-up and pontil mark.
Credit Line 
Purchased from Elie Nadelman
Object Number 
1937.1656
Marks 
stamped: on seal; I/ Chandler/ 1805"
Gallery Label 
This object was once part of the folk art collection of Elie Nadelman (1882-1946), the avant-garde sculptor. From 1924 to 1934, Nadelman's collection was displayed in his Museum of Folk Arts, located in the Riverdale section of the Bronx. The Historical Society purchased Nadelman's entire collection in 1937.
Provenance 
The Folk Art Collection of Elie Nadelman
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group