Ink Bottle

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Object Name: 
Ink Bottle
Accession Number: 
52.4.271
Dimensions: 
Overall H: 6.5 cm; Base Diam: 6.6 cm
Location: 
On Display
Date: 
about 1860-1890
Primary Description: 
Ink bottle. Aquamarine non-lead glass; mold-blown. Conical shape with tooled collar; short neck; molded flange below shoulder, plain sides, circular base with "CARTER'S"; no pontil mark.
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Inscription: 
CARTER'S
inscription
Pressed base
Glass Bottles, Lamps & Other Objects (1983) pl. 123; BIB# 22375