Ink bottles (3)

Object Number: 
1954.221a-c
Date: 
1840-1900
Medium: 
Glass
Dimensions: 
overall: 2 3/8 x 2 5/8 in.
Description: 
Three glass ink bottles blown in two part molds; octagonal pyramid with cylindrical neck with lip; conical aquamarine bottle with raised band below cylindrical neck; colorless faceted cone shape, truncated at top with raised band and rounded shoulder leading to neck; bottles (a) and (c) are iridescent from contact with soil.
Gallery Label: 
Two of the bottles are slightly irridescent, indicating that they may have been excavated or found.
Credit Line: 
Gift of Miss Dorothy C. Barck
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group