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Object Name Bottle
Catalog Number 1963.1.24
Date ca. 1870
Material(s) Glass
Dimensions H-9 Dia-3 inches
Description This brown glass bottle has a pineapple motif. The body is shaped like a pineapple with bumps except in the front where there is a diamond shape flat area. There is a flare in the neck before the collar. The glass is very thick.
Notes This bitters bottle was likely made from the same mold (but perhaps a different company) as others with "W&Co. N.Y." in the diamond made by Whitney Brothers Glass Works, Glassboro, N.J., c.1850-60.
Collection Elizabeth Johnson Flood Memorial Collection
Subjects Bottle industry
Bottles
Bottling industry
Glass industry
Glassware
Search Terms Glass
Physical Holder Kentucky Historical Society - KHS