Liquor Bottle

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Object Name: 
Liquor Bottle
Accession Number: 
60.4.671
Dimensions: 
Overall H: 23.5 cm; Base Diam: 8.9 cm
Location: 
On Display
Date: 
about 1810-1820
Primary Description: 
Transparent green very heavy extremely bubbly glass with many impurities; free blown with applications; cylindrical body with a deep pushed up base having a rough pontil mark, sloping shoulder, tapering neck with collared rim; on the shoulder a seal application: "Mt. Vernon/MSM/Glass Co".
Department: 
Provenance: 
McKearin Antiques, Source
1960
Category: 
Color: 
Technique: 
Material: 
Glass Bottles, Lamps & Other Objects (1983) pl. 55, fourth from left; BIB# 22375
The Woman's Day Dictionary of American Glass (1961-08) illustrated, p. 22, second from left; BIB# 98018