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Object Name: 
Beer Bottle
Accession Number: 
52.4.204
Dimensions: 
Overall H: 24.2 cm, Diam: 7 cm
Location: 
Not on Display
Date: 
1880-1910
Primary Description: 
Beer Bottle. Greenish-aquamarine non-lead glass; mold-blown. Cylindrical shape with sloping shoulders, short neck, rounded tooled collar; two mold seams, inscription on obverse: "A. B. BRICKNER/NEWTON. N.J." in an oval above "THIS BOTTLE/NOT TO BE SOLD", on base "KARL HUTTER/NEW YORK" around several illegible letters; wire bail and original lightning cork stopper still in place.
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Inscription: 
KARL HUTTER/NEW YORK
inscription
Pressed base
A. B. BRICKNER/NEWTON. N.J.; THIS BOTTLE/NOT TO BE SOLD
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Pressed body, obverse