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Object Name: 
Medicine Bottle
Place Made: 
Accession Number: 
2018.8.7
Dimensions: 
Overall H: 18.5 cm, W: 6.8 cm, D: 4.5 cm
Location: 
Not on Display
Date: 
1875-1910
Primary Description: 
Medicine Bottle. Transparent bluish green glass, cork; mold-blown. Eight-sided bottle with cylindrical neck and wider, flat rim. "BURNETT'S / COCOAINE" molded in relief on front of bottle. "BURNETT" molded in relief on one side of bottle; "BOSTON" molded in relief on other side of bottle. Cork with cracked red material (perhaps dried wax?) fixed within rim.
Provenance: 
Strong Museum, Source
1990-08
to
2018-11-02
Color: 
Material: 
Inscription: 
BURNETT'S / COCOAINE
inscription
Molded relief on front
BOSTON
inscription
Molded relief on side
BURNETT
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Molded relief on side