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Object Name Bottle
Catalog Number 1977.4.1
Date 1870-1920
Material(s) Glass
Dimensions H-5.5 W-3.875 D-0.875 inches
Description This is a glass picnic flask or pumpkin seed flask bottle. It is made of clear glass with an opalescent sheen. The bottle has a generally rounded shape when viewed straight on with a relatively small flattened oval base. It has a short neck, a side mold seam, and a double ring finish.
Notes This bottle was found in 1977 at the excavation site of the downtown Frankfort parking structure along the St. Clair Mall that had been recently completed.
Collection Ray Richard Collection
Subjects Glass blowing
Glass industry
Bottles
Containers
Liquor
Search Terms glass
Frankfort (Ky.)
Franklin County (Ky.)
Physical Holder Kentucky Historical Society - KHS