Bottle

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Object Name: 
Bottle
Accession Number: 
50.3.79
Dimensions: 
Overall H: 23 cm, W: about 10 cm, D: about 10.5 cm
Location: 
Not on Display
Date: 
about 1700-1899
Primary Description: 
Bottle. Colorless non-lead glass; two gathers, second or half-post terminating on shoulder of body molded for square body form, then shaped by manipulation. Sides pinched together to form the central "hour-glass" and, at corners, tubes connecting upper and lower compartments, rounded shoulder, slender cylindrical neck with narrow flange; base slightly concave and with rough pontil mark.
Provenance: 
Macbeth, George D. (1892-1968), Source
1950-10-01
Color: 
Technique: 
Material: 
Story of American Glass
Venue(s)
Atlanta Art Association
Florence Museum
Paine Art Center and Arboretum
Robert Hull Fleming Museum
5000 years of glass (2012) illustrated, p. 200, #255; BIB# 133950