Bottle with Seal

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Object Name: 
Bottle with Seal
Place Made: 
Accession Number: 
71.2.9
Dimensions: 
Overall H: 13.3 cm; Body W: 13.1 cm
Location: 
On Display
Date: 
1709
Primary Description: 
Olive-green non-lead glass; blown and impressed. Squat, ovoid form, with short, tapered neck and gently rounded shoulders; trailed angular collar below the rim; applied circular seal on the side, with armorial shield bearing a chevron and three barrels, with foliate pendants at either side, and inscribed "OXTON / CA / 1709"; wide, shallow kick, with rough pontil scar.
Department: 
Provenance: 
Godden of Worthing, Ltd., Source
1971-06-25
Color: 
Inscription: 
OXTON / CA / 1709
Inscription; Date
Antique Sealed bottles 1640-1900 and the families who owned them (2015) illustrated, p. 443, #1 top; p. 553 right;