Medicine Bottle

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Object Name: 
Medicine Bottle
Accession Number: 
52.4.244
Dimensions: 
Overall H: 8.8 cm, W: 4.4 cm, D: 3.1 cm
Location: 
Not on Display
Date: 
about 1880-1920
Primary Description: 
Medicine Bottle. Purple non-lead glass; blown in semi-automatic machinery. Oval shape with molded lip, two vertical mold marks running down short neck from just below lip across flat shoulder and down ends of bottle to flat oval base; inscription on one side runs vertically: "JOHN WYETH & BRO./PHILA".
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Inscription: 
JOHN WYETH & BRO./PHILA
inscription
Pressed body, side