Bitters bottle

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Object Name: 
Bitters bottle
Maker(s): 
Place Made: 
Accession Number: 
83.4.172
Dimensions: 
H: 22.5 cm, W: 7.2 cm
Location: 
Not on Display
Date: 
1869-1873
Credit Line: 
Gift of Ms. Carlyn Ring
Primary Description: 
Reddish amber non-lead glass; mold-blown. Square shape with applied flat collar and sunken panels on three sides; shoulder above scale has "40 MED DOSES"; one panel has "MISHLER'S HERB BITTERS" vertically down; opposite panel has "DR. S. B. HARTMAN & CO", center panel has measuring scale and "TABLE SPOON GRADUATION" and "1, 5, 10 and 15 OZ" vertically down at left of scale. Fourth side is blank. Square base has "W. McC & C./No 1" in depressed circle in center and "STOECKELS GRAD PAT. FEB 6 66" around circle. Paper label with "519".
Department: 
Provenance: 
Ring, Carlyn, Source
1983-03-28
Technique: 
Inscription: 
"W. McC & Co"
Trademark
For Bitters Only (1980) M99, p. 329; BIB# 21561