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Bottle: DeLangley's Root & Herb Bitters...Boston

Bottle: DeLangley's Root & Herb Bitters...Boston
Title
Bottle: DeLangley's Root & Herb Bitters...Boston
Date 
1860-1910
Medium 
Glass
Dimensions 
Overall: 9 1/2 x 3 in. ( 24.1 x 7.6 cm )
Description 
Aquamarine glass bottle blown in a two-part mold with a hand-tooled finish embossed with inscription "DR LANGLEY'S ROOT & HERB BITTERS 99 UNION ST BOSTON;" short, cylindrical neck, rounded shoulders, cylindrical body with slight push-up and no pontil mark; with cork.
Credit Line 
Purchased from Elie Nadelman
Object Number 
1937.1666
Marks 
embossed: on body; "DR. LANGLEY'S/ ROOT & HERB/ BITTERS/ 99 UNION ST/ BOSTON"
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