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Object Name Bottle
Catalog Number 1963.1.81
Date ca. 1876
Material(s) Glass
Dimensions H-3.5 Dia-2.5 inches
Description This is a bell shaped yellow glass jar. It includes the yoke holding the bell. The jar is upside down as the opening is the base of the bell and has a zinc metal screw lid. There are two holes in the bell top and "LIBERTY HALL" on one side.
Notes The bell is a replica of the Liberty Hall bell in Philadelphia, Pa., perhaps from the U.S. centennial.
Collection Elizabeth Johnson Flood Memorial Collection
Subjects Bottle industry
Bottling industry
Glass industry
Centennial celebrations
Search Terms Glass
United States centennial
Physical Holder Kentucky Historical Society - KHS