Swirl Bottle

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Object Name: 
Swirl Bottle
Accession Number: 
50.4.88
Dimensions: 
Overall H: 20.5 cm, Diam (max): 14.5 cm
Location: 
On Display
Date: 
about 1815-1830
Primary Description: 
Swirl Bottle. Bottle glass, clear olive-amber; pattern-molded and free-blown; spherical body, slender cylindrical neck tapering slightly to collared mouth, rough pontil mark; pattern of expanded ribbing swirled to left.
Department: 
Provenance: 
McKearin, George S., Source
1926
to
1950-07-31
Technique: 
Material: 
Pittsburgh Glass, 1797-1891 (1976) illustrated, p. 191 (fig. 172, right); BIB# 19272