Safe/Haven Update

Due to a private event, the exhibition Safe/Haven will be closed to visitors from 2–5 pm on Friday, May 14.

Bottle

Object Number: 
1954.187b
Date: 
1760-1770
Medium: 
Glass
Dimensions: 
Overall: 8 3/4 x 4 in. ( 22.2 x 10.2 cm )
Description: 
Olive dark green, non-lead, blown glass bottle; bottle blown in dip mold and has cylindrical neck with applied string rim, rounded shoulders, and a squat, cylindrical body with a push-up and pontil mark; wax and fragment of newspaper from closure adheared to neck and shoulders of bottle.
Credit Line: 
Gift of Mrs. Edward Rutledge and Daughters
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group