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Bottle: Buffalo Lithia water...

Bottle: Buffalo Lithia water...
Title
Bottle: Buffalo Lithia water...
Date 
1860-1890
Medium 
Glass
Dimensions 
Overall: 10 1/2 x 4 1/2 in. ( 26.7 x 11.4 cm )
Description 
Aquamarine blown three-mold glass bottle with flat collar, short cylindrical neck, rounded shoulder, and cylindrical body with image of a seated woman holding a pitcher and inscriptions molded in relief.
Credit Line 
Purchased from Elie Nadelman
Object Number 
1937.1654
Marks 
relief: on front of body: "BUFFALO / LITHIA WATER / NATURES / MATERIA / MEDICA / TRADE MARK" relief: on base: "C / 13"
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