Bottle and Stopper

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Object Name: 
Bottle and Stopper
Place Made: 
Accession Number: 
98.3.51
Dimensions: 
Overall H: 18.0 cm; W: 8.3 cm; D: 5.3 cm
Location: 
Not on Display
Date: 
about 1998
Credit Line: 
Gift of the Deutches Bergbau-Museum
Primary Description: 
Transparent light brownish-green glass, metal, cork; blown, enameled, stamped. a) bottle, flattened rectangular shape tapering in to slightly flaring cylindrical neck; figure of standing miner enameled on to one side; crossed hammers with"Gluck/Aux" above them on other side; b) cork stopper in a tapering cylindrical shape; flat metal disk top with ring in center, disk stamped with an "R" enclosed on three sides with "MALEY/GROSS/1518" below it, stamp within a border of dots.
Provenance: 
Deutsches Bergbau-Museum, Source
1998-11-17
Color: 
Material: 
Inscription: 
R/ MALEY GROSS 1518
Stamp
Stamped On top of stopper (98.3.51 b). The "R" is enclosed on three sides. Border of dots around stamp.