Seal Wine Bottle

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Object Name: 
Seal Wine Bottle
Place Made: 
Accession Number: 
50.2.126
Dimensions: 
Overall H: 25.5 cm, Diam (max): 12.3 cm
Location: 
Not on Display
Date: 
about 1760-1770
Primary Description: 
Bottle glass, dark olive amber (black); blown. Broad cylindrical body, rounding at short, nearly flat shoulder, long neck tapering to ringed mouth (narrow ring applied below spreading and beveled lip), broad kick-up in base; on one side, applied disc seal with relief inscription in two lines: "T" Abraholl".
Department: 
Provenance: 
Ballard, Alfred, Source
1950-12-14
Technique: 
Inscription: 
T / Abraholl
Inscription
Relief Inscription on seal in 2 lines
English Glass Traveling Show
Venue(s)
Montclair Art Museum 1956
Museum of Fine Arts, Syracuse 1956
Wenham Historical Association and Museum 1956
Berea College 1958
Coe College 1958
Oneonta State Teachers College 1958
Paine Art Center and Arboretum 1958
Suffolk Museum 1958
Loeb Art Center 1959
Alabama Polytechnic Institute 1960
Birmingham Museum of Art 1960
Community Savings Bank 1960
Huntington Galleries 1960
Atlanta Art Association 1962
Brooks Memorial Art Gallery 1962
Columbia Museum of Art 1962
Georgia Museum of Art 1962
North Carolina State College Union 1962
URI Memorial Union 1962