Blacking bottle

Object Number: 
Z.1054
Date: 
1850-1900
Medium: 
Stoneware, cork
Dimensions: 
Overall: 5 1/4 x 2 1/4 in. ( 13.3 x 5.7 cm )
Marks: 
printed: partial on label: " ...LACKING, / ...OARDMAN,/..." stamped: on back of bottle: "SOUTHMAYD/BOARDMANS/JAPAN.BLACKING"
Description: 
Stoneware bottle with conical sloped neck, cylindrical body; partial printed label on body; cork plug in neck; contains "blacking" (shoe polish).
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group