Bitters bottle

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Object Name: 
Bitters bottle
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Overall H: 23.7 cm, Diam: 9 cm
On Display
Credit Line: 
Gift of Ms. Carlyn Ring
Primary Description: 
Deep reddish amethyst appearing black non-lead glass; mold-blown. Barrel shape with tooled flanged mouth, horizontal ribbing on top and bottom thirds of bottle, "BOURBON WHISKEY/ BITTERS" in center with "GREELEY'S" running vertically up at left and vertically down at right. Circular base with paper label "Bruce 4, HM out, Austen out" and another with "316".
Ring, Carlyn, Source
For Bitters Only (1980) G102, p. 219; BIB# 21561