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Cruet with stopper

Object Number: 
1952.190ab
Date: 
1825-1835
Medium: 
Glass
Dimensions: 
overall, with out stopper: 5 1/2 x 2 1/2 in. ( 14 x 6.4 cm )
Description: 
Purple-blue non-lead glass toilet bottle blown in a mold of three vertical sections and a base plate (McKearin GI-7 Type 2) with a tapered cylindrical neck with flanged lip, barrel-shaped bottle with sloping shoulders molded with bulbous horizontal ring at shoulders and 36 vertical ribs, flat base with pontil mark, and solid pressed and tooled glass stopper.
Credit Line: 
Bequest of Mrs. J. Insley Blair
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group