Smelling Bottle

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Object Name: 
Smelling Bottle
Accession Number: 
Not on Display
about 1780-about 1820
Credit Line: 
Gift in memory of Charles H. & A. Wendt Voorhees
Primary Description: 
Brilliant bluish green (teal green) glass; mold-blown. Flattened ovoid with sheared neck rim; patterned in a twenty-six rib dip mold and slightly twisted so that ribs are not quite straight; rough pontil mark on base.
Webster, Donald, Source
Webster, Elizabeth Voorhees, Source