Medicine Bottle

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Object Name: 
Medicine Bottle
Place Made: 
Accession Number: 
75.4.52
Dimensions: 
Overall H: 12.6 cm, W: 4.9 cm, D: 3.6 cm
Location: 
On Display
Date: 
about 1840-1860
Credit Line: 
Gift of Rudy Eswarin
Primary Description: 
Colorless non-lead glass; mold-blown. Rectangular shape, blown in a full-size multipiece mold for pattern and shape; collar added and tooled. Paper label on front has "Dr. STAFFORD'S/ VEGETABLE/COMPOSITION" with a lengthy text ending in "PREPARED BY/C. S. HARRIS". Pontil mark on rectangular base.
Department: 
Provenance: 
Eswarin, Rudy, Source
1975
Category: 
Glass Bottles, Lamps & Other Objects (1983) pl. 73, left; BIB# 22375