Figural bottle

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Object Name: 
Figural bottle
Place Made: 
Accession Number: 
67.3.66
Dimensions: 
H: 28.9 cm, W: 8.3 cm
Location: 
Not on Display
Date: 
1890-1930
Credit Line: 
Gift of The Honorable and Mrs. Amory Houghton
Primary Description: 
Colorless non-lead glass; mold-blown. Form of a hand and arm holding a bottle; flat neck rim; ground for a stopper; swelling neck; cylindrical bottle with rounded shoulders; grasped by a molded hand, with buttoned cuff and puffy sleeve; the hand and arm sleeve acid etched; faint molded inscription at the base, "DEPOSE"; slightly concave bottom with rough ring pontil mark; the bottom acid etched.
Department: 
Provenance: 
Houghton, Laura (Mrs. Amory), Source
Houghton, The Honorable Amory, Source
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