Bottle with Seal

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Object Name: 
Bottle with Seal
Place Made: 
Accession Number: 
71.2.27
Dimensions: 
Overall H: 26.7 cm; Body W: 9.7 cm
Location: 
On Display
Date: 
1777
Primary Description: 
Olive-green non-lead glass; blown-molded, impressed seal. Cylindrical body; cylindrical neck with conical rim and trailed collar, with the remains of red sealing wax; rounded shoulders; applied circular seal on the shoulder, inscribed "Iames Okes / .Bury. / 1777"; deep, domed kick on the base, with large rough pontil scar.
Department: 
Provenance: 
Godden of Worthing, Ltd., Source
1971-06-25
Color: 
Inscription: 
Iames Okes / .Bury. / 1777
Inscription; Date
on the seal
A Touch of Glass
Venue(s)
Explorers Hall, National Geographic Society 1995-02-15 through 1995-09-15