Rum bottle

Rum bottle
Title
Rum bottle
Date 
1770-1780
Medium 
Glass
Dimensions 
Overall: 10 3/4 x 4 in. ( 27.3 x 10.2 cm )
Description 
Olive green, non-lead, blown glass bottle; bottle blown in a dip mold and has a cylindrical neck with an applied string rim, rounded shoulders, and a cylindrical body with a push-up and pontil mark; bottle's neck and string rim have been restored.
Credit Line 
Found by the NYHS Field Exploration Committee
Object Number 
1918.42
Marks 
written: on paper label; "Hut-site/ 28/ Prescott Ave" written: in red; "23/9"
Gallery Label 
According to the accession records, this bottle was found by the NYHS Field Exploration Committee in Hut #28 in the American-Revolution-era camp of the British 17th Regiment of Foot at Prescott (now Payson) Ave., in Inwood, New York City.
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group