Flask - Bay Run

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Object Name: 
Flask - Bay Run
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H: 14 cm, W: 8.3 cm, D: 4.6 cm
Not on Display
about 1880-1910
Primary Description: 
Colorless non-lead glass, leather, paper, metal; mold-blown glass, sewn leather cover, printed paper label, metal screw cap. Oval cross-section, short neck with screw threads; plain sides and base; body completely covered with stamped leather case which has a diamond pattern on upper half and two vertical window to view contents; lower half of case is plain and solid, posted on paper label printed: "JOS. P. CANBY, Druggist. / BAY RUM / Atlantic Ave., ATLANTIC CITY" in oval or rectangular label. Metal screw cap is corroded in place.
Rowley, Rev. Gregory, Source