Bottle

Bottle
Title
Bottle
Date 
1800-1840
Medium 
Glass
Dimensions 
Overall: 3 7/8 x 2 3/8 in. ( 9.8 x 6 cm )
Description 
Olive lead glass bottle blown in two part mold; cylindrical body slightly wider at top than bottom; slightly sloping shoulders, short narrow neck with flaring lip; pontil mark and large U-shaped impression in base.
Credit Line 
Gift of Clarence G. Michalis
Object Number 
1953.422
Gallery Label 
This bottle is similar in size and shape to snuff bottles shown in American Bottles and Flasks and their Ancestry, by McKearin and Wilson (examples shown in plate 75).
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group