Case Bottle and Cap

Object Name: 
Case Bottle and Cap

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Object Name: 
Case Bottle and Cap
Place Made: 
Accession Number: 
63.3.72
Dimensions: 
H: 8 3/4", W (base): 3 3/4"
Location: 
On Display
Date: 
about 1650-1700
Credit Line: 
Gift of John H. Schuelein-Steel
Primary Description: 
Transparent dark green non-lead glass; mold-blown, turned metal mounts. (a) Square form; flat faces; rounded shoulders; short neck with turned pewter collar and threaded cylindrical sleeve; flat, square base with rough pontil mark. (b) Circular, cylindrical, turned form, with raised rims; threaded inside to fit the threaded sleeve on (a).
Department: 
Provenance: 
Schuelein-Steel, John H., Source
New England Begins: The Seventeenth Century
Venue(s)
Museum of Fine Arts, Boston 1982-05-02 through 1982-08-22
The Decanter: Ancient to Modern (2018) illustrated, p. 133 (fig. 3 inset);
New England Begins: The Seventeenth Century (1982) p. 284, #279; BIB# 21887