Bitters bottle

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Object Name: 
Bitters bottle
Place Made: 
Accession Number: 
83.4.167
Dimensions: 
H: 8.5 cm, W: 8.6 cm
Location: 
Not on Display
Date: 
1849-1870
Credit Line: 
Gift of Ms. Carlyn Ring
Primary Description: 
Aqua non-lead glass; mold-blown. Octagonal shape with flanged mouth and inscription vertically on three sides. Narrow side has "DR STEPHEN JEWETT'S"; one wide side has "CELEBRATED HEALTH/ RESTORING BITTERS"; opposite narrow side has "RINDGE, N.H.". Hexagonal base with ring pontil mark and paper label with "421".
Department: 
Provenance: 
Ring, Carlyn, Source
1983-03-28
Color: 
Technique: 
For Bitters Only (1980) J37, p. 271; BIB# 21561