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Ketchup Bottle with Paper Label

2015.62.33 (RS236686)

Description

Colorless glass Walnut Ketchup bottle. Original paper label features eagle and shield print. Bottle has long, cylindrical body with long, slender neck.

Details

Maker
W.K. Lewis Brothers Pickle Factory (Boston, Mass.) (Manufacturer)
Date
1860-1875
Inscriptions
"WALNUT KETCHUP / MANUFACTURED BY / W. K. LEWIS & BROS / [image of eagle with sheild and arrows] / WAREHOUSE / 93 BROAD STREET, / BOSTON. / Manufacturers of Pickles, Preserves, Jams, Jellies, Rich Sauces, Ketchups, Lemon Syrups" (Product label.)
Location of origin
Boston, Massachusetts
Material
glass (material)
paper (fiber product)
Object type
Food Service T&E; Serving Vessels
Places
Boston (Suffolk county, Massachusetts)
Descriptive terms
Bottle, Condiment
bottles
glass (material)
paper (fiber product)
Vessel, Condiment
Dimensions
9 3/8 (H), 7/8 (diameter) (inches)
Accession Number
2015.62.33
Credit Line
Gift of the Joan Pearson Watkins Trust
GUSN
310738

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