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Soda Bottle

Description

Clear glass round bottle with slightly ribbed and pinched body; tapering neck with transfer-printed red and white cow logo and white type front and back; embossed numbers on bottom; silver metal cap with white stripes printed with red; impressed circle on side near base of bottle.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1951-1971
Inscriptions
Printed on 1) neck 2) side near bottom 3) cap 1) Hood [logo]/ Cola/ 12 fl. oz./ Please return empty to your Hood salesman [twice] 2) Distributed by/ H.P. Hood & Sons, General offices Boston, Mass., 02129 3) Hood/ Cola/ Caramel colored [top]/ H.P. Hood Inc. General offices, Boston, Mass. 02129 - Conn. Lic. No. 282/ wHs [?] Embossed on bottom: 5-A-77 [and] 12 8[lower down] 72
Material
embossing
glass (material)
metal
molding (forming)
transfer printing
Object type
Container
Descriptive terms
BOTTLE
Embossed
embossing
Glass
glass (material)
metal
Molded
molding (forming)
soda bottles
Transfer Printed
transfer printing
Unidentified Metal
Dimensions
6.75 (H), 2.25 (diameter) (inches)
Accession Number
1995.191.5
Credit Line
Gift of Elizabeth McAfoose and Emily C. Hood
GUSN
10004

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