Figured bottle: hand holding bottle

Object Number: 
1953.429
Date: 
1880-1920
Medium: 
Glass
Dimensions: 
Overall: 13 1/2 x 3 1/2 x 3 in. ( 34.3 x 8.9 x 7.6 cm )
Marks: 
in relief: on obverse near base: "DEPOSE"
Description: 
Colorless non-lead glass bottle blown in full-size two-piece mold, in the shape of a hand holding a bottle. Bottle part has long cylindrical neck with bulge near base, round shoulders and cylindrical body with straight sides; hand holds bottle near base; base composed of section of arm with ruffled blouse buttoned at wrist. Tooled lip, pontil mark.
Credit Line: 
Gift of Clarence G. Michalis
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group