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Object Name Bottle
Catalog Number 1963.1.60
Date 1883
Material(s) Glass
Dimensions H-8.75 Dia-2.75 inches
Description This molded green glass bottle with bubbles in the glass. It has a round base with flutes at the bottom and a wide neck and mouth. At the base of the neck is a narrow band under which is "CAPACITY 18 OUNCES TO THIS RING." A maker's mark on the bottom reads "PATENTED / FEB. 26TH 1883."
Notes This appears to be a milk bottle.
Collection Elizabeth Johnson Flood Memorial Collection
Subjects Glassware
Bottles
Containers
Patents
Milk
Physical Holder Kentucky Historical Society - KHS