Bitters bottle

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Object Name: 
Bitters bottle
Place Made: 
Accession Number: 
83.4.166
Dimensions: 
Overall H: 31.3 cm, Diam: 7.4 cm
Location: 
On Display
Date: 
1860-1869
Credit Line: 
Gift of Ms. Carlyn Ring
Primary Description: 
Olive amber non-lead glass; mold-blown. Shaped like an ear of corn with tooled flanged applied collar, oval panel on one side, probably for paper label, above "NATIONAL/BITTERS". Circular base with "PATENT/1867".
Department: 
Provenance: 
Ring, Carlyn, Source
1983-03-28
Category: 
Color: 
Technique: 
The Corning Museum of Glass Annual Report 1983 (1984) p. 6;
Glass Bottles, Lamps & Other Objects (1983) pl. 98; BIB# 22375
For Bitters Only (1980) N8, p. 340; BIB# 21561