Bar Bottle

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Object Name: 
Bar Bottle
Accession Number: 
55.4.252
Dimensions: 
Overall H: 22.5 cm; Shoulder Diam: 11.1 cm; Base Diam: 8.9 cm
Location: 
On Display
Date: 
about 1832-1840
Primary Description: 
Bar Bottle. Transparent light green bubbly glass; wear marks; patterned in two-part mold; barrel-shaped body with pushed-up base having rough pontil mark, neck tapering to flanged rim; decoration form bottom to top: a wide band containing two panels each with a six-pointed star within a diamond, between blocks of vertical ribs flanked by a plain narrow panel; three horizontal ribs; a band with inscription: "MURDOCK & CASSEL ZANESVILLE"; single horizontal rib; band similar to bottom band; single horizontal rib.
Department: 
Provenance: 
McKearin Antiques, Source
1955-11-12
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Technique: 
Material: 
Inscription: 
MURDOCK & CASSEL ZANESVILLE
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Pressed body