Bottle

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Object Name: 
Bottle
Place Made: 
Accession Number: 
67.4.170
Dimensions: 
H: 13 cm, W: 11.2 cm
Location: 
On Display
Date: 
1891-1895
Credit Line: 
Gift of Mr. Amory Houghton, Sr.
Primary Description: 
Colorless non-lead glass with slight tinge of purple; mold- blown. Oyster-shaped with screw thread on neck; body with the contours of an oyster shell, vestiges of paint remaining in crevices of surface.
Department: 
Provenance: 
Houghton, The Honorable Amory, Source
Glass Bottles, Lamps & Other Objects (1983) pl. 109; BIB# 22375