Porter bottle

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Object Name: 
Porter bottle
Accession Number: 
61.4.56
Dimensions: 
H: 17.5 cm, D: 7.1 cm
Location: 
Not on Display
Date: 
1847-1860
Primary Description: 
Deep blue-green non-lead glass; mold-blown. Cylindrical shape with long neck, applied rounded collar, inscription on obverse "D. L./ORMSBY/NEW-YORK", on reverse "PHILADELPHIA/XX/PORTER & ALE/UNION GLASS WORKS", molded pushed in base.
Department: 
Provenance: 
University Museum, Tallahassee, Source
1961
Technique: 
Glass Bottles, Lamps & Other Objects (1983) pl. 56; BIB# 22375