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Object Name Bottle
Catalog Number 1980.45.3
Date 1775-1800
Material(s) Glass
Dimensions H-7.25 Dia-3 inches
Description This clear cut glass bottle is teardrop shaped with a cone shaped stopper. It has a round base. The body has a diamond pattern. The stopper is fluted.
Notes A note from the donor states that the bottle was "given to me on my 10th birthday (1897) by a Mr. Shivel, Windsor Mo. Because my name was Margaret and they had belonged to his grandmother Margaret Lightner Shivel who moved from Pennsylvania to Ky prior to 1799 (The date of her death, I think)."
Collection Margaret Gray Blanton Collection
Subjects Glassware
Search Terms Decanters
Physical Holder Kentucky Historical Society - KHS