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Wine Bottle

Description

Dark green glass bottle with long neck, curved shoulders, and kicked up bottom. An applied, stamped, round emblem is just below shoulder. The name "Fayerweather" wraps around the outer edge of the emblem and meets at a square enclosing two diamonds. At center is a four-pointed star shape. There are glass imperfections including bubles, a visible twist in the nec, and a rough underside.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
ca.1757
Inscriptions
"Fayerweather" (stamped)
Material
free-blown glass
glass (material)
stamping (forming)
Object type
Container
Places
London (Greater London, England, United Kingdom)
Descriptive terms
Bottle
bottles
free-blown glass
geometric motifs
glass (material)
stamping (forming)
Dimensions
9 3/4 x 4 5/8 (HxD) (inches)
Accession Number
1993.144
Credit Line
Estate of Eleanor Fayerweather
GUSN
179963

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