Bottle with Seal

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Object Name: 
Bottle with Seal
Place Made: 
Accession Number: 
71.2.12
Dimensions: 
Overall H: 17.8 cm; Body W: 16.5 cm
Location: 
On Display
Date: 
1720
Primary Description: 
Olive-green non-lead glass; blown and impressed. Squat, ovoid body; short, tapered neck, swelling gently into rounded shoulders; trailed angular collar below the neck rim; applied circular seal on the side, inscribed ". I . / Tweed / 1720" in a scalloped circular frame; large, shallow kick with rough circular pontil scar.
Department: 
Provenance: 
Godden of Worthing, Ltd., Source
1973-06-25
Color: 
Inscription: 
. I . / Tweed / 1720
Inscription; Date
on the seal inscribed in a scalloped circular frame