Bottle

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Object Name: 
Bottle
Place Made: 
Accession Number: 
60.2.17
Dimensions: 
Overall H: 28 cm; Base Diam: 13.4 cm
Location: 
On Display
Date: 
1750-1799
Primary Description: 
Transparent very bubbly olive green bottle glass; some wear marks at base, blown and formed in a mold. Broad cylindrical body with pushed-up base having pontil mark rounded shoulder, short tapering neck with collared irregular rim; on the body a seal: "Charles Ludlow". An old label on the bottle, with a V-stamped in on top, "Madeira Wine". "Vintage of 1807." Put in this glass by Charles Ludlow 1811. Given to Rev. Francis Vinton (?) D D. Mrs. Willink and Miss Ludlow New (?) Years Day, January 1, 1862.
Department: 
Provenance: 
McKearin Antiques, Source
1960-03-15
Technique: 
Inscription: 
Madeira Wine / Vintage of 1807 / Put in this glass by Charles Ludlow 1811. Given to Rev. Francis Vinton (?) D D. Mrs. Willink and Miss Ludlow New (?) Years Day, January 1, 1862.
Label
on the bottle an old label on the bottle
Charles Ludlow
Seal
on the seal on the body
Antique Sealed bottles 1640-1900 and the families who owned them (2015) illustrated, p. 388 bottom right; p. 443, #3 bottom; p. 1188 right;