Pyrex Nursing Bottle in Original Packaging

Object Name: 
Pyrex Nursing Bottle in Original Packaging

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Object Name: 
Pyrex Nursing Bottle in Original Packaging
Place Made: 
Accession Number: 
97.4.224 B
Dimensions: 
(A) H: 8.9 cm, Diam: 6.6 cm; (B) H: 8.9 cm, Diam: 6.7 cm
Location: 
Not on Display
Date: 
1935
Credit Line: 
Gift of Susanne K. Frantz
Primary Description: 
Cylindrical bottle in original paper containers; only the base of the bottle is visible through the cellophane. A Cylinder of blue corrugated cardboard with top; around it a wide band of silver paper with "4OZ>WIDE MOUTH/PYREX/T.M.Reg. U.S. Pat. Off./ NURSING/BOTTLE/PYREX HOUSEWARES DIVISION" on both sides with "CORNING GLASS WORKS CORNING NEW YORK" in a continuous band below. In between inscriptions is "boil me/chill me/see if I care" and drawings of two bottles. On the cellophane is "DISTRIBUTED IN U.S.A./by OWENS-ILLINOIS GLASS COMPANY/TOLEDO, O." (B) Identical but cardboard is pink.
Department: 
Provenance: 
Frantz, Susanne K., Source