Wine bottle

Object Number: 
1929.72
Date: 
ca. 1810-1830
Medium: 
Glass
Dimensions: 
Overall: 9 3/4 x 4 in. ( 24.8 x 10.2 cm )
Marks: 
impressed: on seal; "MT VERNON/ JL/ GLASS CO"
Description: 
Green, non-lead, blown glass bottle with applied seal; bottle blown in dip mold with cylindrical neck with applied, rounded string rim, rounded shoulders, and a squat cylindrical body with a push-up and sharp pontil mark; seal applied to shoulder of body and reads "MT VERNON/ JL/ GLASS CO;" residue of some sort on interior of bottle.
Gallery Label: 
The Mount Vernon Glass Works operated between 1810 and 1844 in Vernon, NY.
Credit Line: 
Gift of Mrs. Charles S. Fairchild
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group