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Nursing Bottle

Description

Cylindrical cap with flared opening at top screws into bottle with long, tapering neck; ringed collar and wood base.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1850-1900
Possibly
Inscriptions
Hammered maker's mark ""VOVELLE CHARTRES"" [note: cataloguer notes that the mark was not found]
Associated Building
Original to Cogswell's Grant (Essex, Mass.).
Material
pewter (tin alloy)
tin (metal)
wood (plant material)
Object type
Food Service T&E
Descriptive terms
Bottle, Nursing
nursing bottles
Pewter
pewter (tin alloy)
tin (metal)
Wood
wood (plant material)
Dimensions
5 3/4 (H), 2 1/2 (diameter) (inches)
Accession Number
1991.589
Credit Line
Gift of Bertram K. and Nina Fletcher Little
GUSN
2537

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