Soda Water Bottle

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Object Name: 
Soda Water Bottle
Place Made: 
Accession Number: 
86.4.262
Dimensions: 
H: 17.8 cm, D: 6.7 cm
Location: 
Not on Display
Date: 
about 1853-about 1870
Credit Line: 
Gift of Mr. and Mrs. John R. Graham Jr. in memory of Louise Wood Tillman
Primary Description: 
Deep blue green non-lead glass; mold-blown. Cylindrical shape; narrowing at neck to wide applied lip; design on obverse depicts the New York Capital Palace of 1853 with "UNION GLASS WORKS / PHILA A" below; reverse depicts "CRYSTAL PALACE / PREMIUM / SODA WATER / W. EAGLE / NEW YORK"; graphite pontil recessed on circular base.
Department: 
Provenance: 
Tillman, Louise Wood, Former Collection
Graham, John R. Jr., Source
Graham, Mrs. John R. Jr., Source
Technique: