Beer Bottle

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Object Name: 
Beer Bottle
Accession Number: 
52.4.201
Dimensions: 
Overall H: 25 cm, Diam: 6.9 cm
Location: 
Not on Display
Date: 
1880-1910
Primary Description: 
Beer Bottle. Brown non-lead glass; mold-blown. Cylindrical shape with sloping shoulders, short neck, tooled rounded collar; two mold seams, inscription on obverse: "WM. H. EARL/NEWTON, N.J." in an oval around a monogram of "WHE" above "THIS BOTTLE/NOT TO BE SOLD"; "50-N" on base; original wire bail holds porcelain cap and cork stopper in place; porcelain is marked "WM H EARL NEWTON N.J." around "E".
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Inscription: 
WM. H. EARL/NEWTON, N.J.; WHE; THIS BOTTLE/NOT TO BE SOLD
inscription
Pressed body, obverse
WM H EARL NEWTON N.J.; E
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porcelain
50-N
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Pressed base