Bottle base: 18 century English

Bottle base: 18 century English
Title
Bottle base: 18 century English
Date 
1760-1780
Medium 
Glass
Dimensions 
Overall: 3 1/2 x 4 in. ( 8.9 x 10.2 cm )
Description 
Olive green non-lead glass bottle (fragment) blown in a dip-mold; base of bottle including push-up and approximately one-quarter of the walls of the bottle; pontil mark on underside and iridescence and devitrification due to burial.
Credit Line 
Gift of Maurice Blumenthal
Object Number 
1921.24d
Gallery Label 
According to the accession records and an old label card with the bottle, it was found by the donor, a contractor, at the southwest corner of Broad and Front Streets in 1920.
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group