Medicine Bottle

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Object Name: 
Medicine Bottle
Place Made: 
Accession Number: 
75.4.51
Dimensions: 
Overall H: 10.6 cm, Diam: 2.4 cm
Location: 
On Display
Date: 
about 1840-1860
Credit Line: 
Gift of Rudy Eswarin
Primary Description: 
Colorless non-lead glass; mold-blown. Cylindrical; blown in a dip-mold and then expanded into final form, tooled neck and lip, pontil mark on circular base. Printed paper label encircles body with "DR. BEACH'S/Vegetable Composition/Prepared by C. S. Harris, Manchester" at the head of the direction for use.
Department: 
Provenance: 
Eswarin, Rudy, Source
1975
Category: 
Glass (2003) illustrated, p. 4 (right); BIB# 78682
Glass Bottles, Lamps & Other Objects (1983) pl. 73, second from left; BIB# 22375