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Pickle bottle

1949.590 (RS119706)

Description

Transparent green colored two-part body. Square base with high kick up. Body with molded Gothic-style arched window motif on each side; surmounted by acorn finials. Three sides trellised; back plain. Windows surmounted by secondary arch, terminating in a feathery plume that conforms to sloping shoulder. Swells at lower neck, tapers to cylindrical neck with a circular mouth terminating in fold-over lip.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
ca. 1850
Location of origin
England
Associated Building
Original to Hamilton House (South Berwick, Me.).
Material
blow molding
glass (material)
soda lime glass
Object type
Food Service T&E
Descriptive terms
Acorn
acorn
blow molding
Blown
BOTTLE
bottles
Glass
glass (material)
Gothic Revival
soda lime glass
Trellis
trellises
Victorian
Dimensions
11 x 3.25 (HxW) (inches)
Accession Number
1949.590
Credit Line
Bequest of Elizabeth R. Vaughan
GUSN
7533

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