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Bottle: brown

Bottle: brown
Title
Bottle: brown
Date 
1800-1830
Medium 
Glass
Dimensions 
Overall: 9 3/8 x 2 1/2 in. ( 23.8 x 6.4 cm )
Description 
Olive green, non-lead, blown glass bottle; bottle blown in a dip mold and has a bulging, cylindrical neck with an applied rounded string rim, rounded shoulders, and a cylindrical, straight-sided body with a conical push-up and a pontil mark.
Credit Line 
Gift of Fred Sill
Object Number 
1949.144
Gallery Label 
According to the accession records, this bottle was found along the Conces (?) Trail in Panama, and is typical of the bottles used by American pioneers on their way to California in 1849.
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group