Milk Bottle

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Object Name: 
Milk Bottle
Accession Number: 
53.4.3
Dimensions: 
Overall H: 24.1 cm, Diam: 9.9 cm
Location: 
Not on Display
Date: 
1940-1953
Primary Description: 
Milk Bottle. Colorless non-lead glass; blown with automatic machinery. Cylindrical shape with molded lip, long neck, two vertical mold seams from lip to base, embossed "ABBOTTS ABBOTTS" at shoulder, "ABBOTTS DAIRIES, INC ONE QUART LIQUID REGISTERED/BB48" around sides near base, "A" on base and "OI" in a diamond.
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Inscription: 
OI
Trademark
in a diamond
ABBOTTS DAIRIES, INC ONE QUART LIQUID REGISTERED/BB48
inscription
embossed sides, near base
A
inscription
embossed base
ABBOTTS ABBOTTS
inscription
embossed shoulder