Soda Water Bottle

What is AAT?

The Art & Architecture Thesaurus (AAT) (r) is a structured vocabulary for generic concepts related to art and architecture. It was developed by The Getty Research Institute to help research institutions become consistent in the terminology they use.Learn More

Object Name: 
Soda Water Bottle
Place Made: 
Accession Number: 
H: 17.8 cm, D: 6.7 cm
Not on Display
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.
Tillman, Louise Wood, Former Collection
Graham, John R. Jr., Source
Graham, Mrs. John R. Jr., Source