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Bottle

Description

Small black glass bottle that is stained with dye that it once held. There is a cork in the top og the bottle that is also stained. The label is tan paper with blue writing. The label has dye all over it, especially in the front.

Details

Maker
unknown
Inscriptions
"CUMMER'S / BLACK / E. O. / DYE / FOR ALL KINDS OF / NAPPY LEATHER / THE JAMES W. CUMMERS [LABEL IS COVERED WITH DYE] [DIRECTIONS ON BACK]" (Label on white paper with blue writing)
Associated Building
Original to Phillips House (Salem, Mass.).
Material
cork (bark)
glass (material)
Object type
Container
Descriptive terms
Bottle
bottles
cork (bark)
glass (material)
Dimensions
4 1/2 (H) (inches)
Accession Number
2006.44.2511.1
Credit Line
Gift of the Stephen Phillips Memorial Charitable Trust for Historic Preservation
GUSN
197857

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