Spirits Bottle

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Object Name: 
Spirits Bottle
Accession Number: 
60.4.672
Dimensions: 
Overall H: 21.6 cm; Base Diam: 9.9 cm
Location: 
On Display
Date: 
1827-1845
Primary Description: 
Transparent and translucent extremely bubbly bottle glass; mold blown; cylindrical body with concave base with irregularly formed center, sloping shoulder with short tapering neck to collared rim; the bottom around the edge a faintly recognizable inscription "NEW ENG GLASS BOTTLE CO".
Department: 
Provenance: 
McKearin Antiques, Source
1960
Category: 
Color: 
Technique: 
Material: 
American Glass
Venue(s)
Gmeiner Art Center 1972-03 through 1972-03
Glass, the Mildred C. Howe Collection
Venue(s)
Valentine Museum 1971-10-23 through 1971-11-21
 
A Short History of Glass (1980 edition) (1980) illustrated, p. 71, #70; BIB# 21161
Glass, the Mildred C. Howes collection (1971) illustrated, p. 8 (#16); BIB# 30149