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Figured bottle

Object Number: 
1953.432
Date: 
1900-1923
Medium: 
Glass
Dimensions: 
Overall: 12 1/4 x 3 1/2 x 3 in. ( 31.1 x 8.9 x 7.6 cm )
Marks: 
in relief: on obverse of pedestal: "M G HUSTED"
Description: 
Colorless non-lead glass bottle blown in full-size three-piece mold; in the form of figure (Santa Claus) standing on base; figure has long beard and wears textured hat and overcoat; quatrefoil-shaped reserve below folded arms; tooled lip, slight disk on base.
Gallery Label: 
South Jersey glass maker Monroe Gandy Husted founded the Husted Hall Mold Works in Bridgeton, New Jersey, in 1917 with his brothers-in-law John T. and Maurice R. Hall.
Credit Line: 
Gift of Clarence G. Michalis
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group