Honeycomb Bitters Bottle and Stopper

Object Name: 
Honeycomb Bitters Bottle and Stopper

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Object Name: 
Honeycomb Bitters Bottle and Stopper
Place Made: 
Accession Number: 
50.4.423
Dimensions: 
Overall H: 21.5 cm; Bottle H: 16.75 cm
Location: 
On Display
Date: 
about 1865-1880
Primary Description: 
Honeycomb Bitters Bottle and Stopper. Non-lead glass, colorless; pressed; semi-barrel body, octagonal at base, and with three rows of honeycomb facets, plain tapering neck with double round-collar on mouth; impressed daisy on bottom. Hollow cork and pewter patented stopper; pewter reel topped by crossed hoops caging a glass marble -- colorless glass with opaque white filigree at center and within blue and red twisted stripes.
Department: 
Pattern Name: 
Honeycomb
Provenance: 
McKearin, George S., Source
1950-07-31
Glass Tableware, Bowls and Vases (1982) illustrated, pl. 102, second from left; BIB# 22048
American and European Pressed Glass in The Corning Museum of Glass (1981) illustrated, p. 252, #998; BIB# 30457