Bottle with stopper

Object Number: 
Z.512
Date: 
1860-1890
Medium: 
Glass, cork, paper
Dimensions: 
Overall: 3 1/2 x 2 1/8 x 1 1/4 in. ( 8.9 x 5.4 x 3.2 cm )
Marks: 
printed paper label: affixed to front of bottle: "SUPERIOR / POMADE / FOR THE / TOILET / KLEMM & CO. / PHILADELPHIA" printed tax stamp: affixed to base: ". . . / U. S. INTER. REV. [PROPRIET]ARY / ONE CENT"
Description: 
Colorless mold-blown glass bottle containing solidified yellow substance; wide cylindrical neck with prescription lip and ring around base; ovoid body with oval depression with printed paper label on front and six columns of pearls separated by vertical ribs on sides and back; oval foot; tax stamp affixed to base; cork stopper.
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group