Bottle

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Object Name: 
Bottle
Accession Number: 
50.4.514
Dimensions: 
Overall H: 24.6 cm, W: 14.5 cm, D: 11.6 cm
Location: 
On Display
Date: 
1850-1859
Primary Description: 
Bottle. Bottle glass, blue-aquamarine; blown-molded; calabash shape having long neck, round-collared lip; molded relief decoration -- ribbed body with ribbing broken on one side with inscription "JENY LIND" in semicircle above bust of Jenny Lind within laurel wreath, and, on the other, a glasshouse; round-collar-rib at base of vertically ribbed neck; pushed-up base with rough pontil mark.
Department: 
Provenance: 
McKearin, George S., Source
1950-07-31
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Technique: 
Material: 
Inscription: 
JENY LIND
inscription
Pressed body
Glas (1958) illustrated, p. 143, fig. 137;
Corning Glassmaker: The Story of American Glass (1953) p. 9 (bottom left, center object); BIB# 48774