Medicine bottle

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Object Name: 
Medicine bottle
Place Made: 
Accession Number: 
54.3.8
Dimensions: 
H: 16.6 cm, D (base): 4.4 cm
Location: 
On Display
Date: 
1600-1699
Primary Description: 
Clear glass with spike-like bubbles and few impurities; slight weathering; free-blown. Slender cylindrical body flaring at bottom to concave base with rough pontil mark, short sloping shoulder; slender cylindrical neck with thickened rim.
Department: 
Provenance: 
Weil, E., Source
Color: 
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