Bottle: Swaim's panacea Philadelphia
Overall: 7 7/8 x 3 3/4 x 2 3/4 in. ( 20 x 9.5 x 7 cm )
Aquamarine glass medicine bottle blown in a two-part mold with down-tooled lip, rounded shoulders, rectangular body with concave chamfers, inscription "SWAIM'S PANACEA" on obverse, "PHILADELPHIA" and "GENUINE" on sides, and base with deep circular depression, diagonal mold seam, and pontil mark.
Purchased from Elie Nadelman
in relief: on obverse: "SWAIM'S / PANACEA"
in relief: on sides: "PHILADELPHIA" and "GENUINE"
The Folk Art Collection of Elie Nadelman
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.