Commemorative Bottle with Douglas MacArthur

Object Name: 
Commemorative Bottle with Douglas MacArthur

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Object Name: 
Commemorative Bottle with Douglas MacArthur
Accession Number: 
69.4.21
Dimensions: 
Overall H: 20.9 cm, W: 12 cm, Diam: 6 cm
Location: 
Not on Display
Date: 
1969
Credit Line: 
Gift of Wheaton Glass Company
Primary Description: 
Iridescent brownish-purple non-lead glass; mold-blown, automatic bottle blowing machinery. Ovoid shape, with molded neck; obverse has portrait labeled "1880 DOUGLAS A. MacARTHUR - 1964"; reverse has "I will return ..." / "I have returned." Douglas MacArthur / Leyte Gulf, / Philippines / October 20, 1944", base has "WHEATON NJ / LIMITED EDITION / GREAT AMERICANS / SERIES".
Department: 
Provenance: 
Wheaton Glass Company, Source