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Milk Bottle

Description

Quart-size smoky glass bottle with embossed lettering on sides and bottom; horizontal bands around middle and at base.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1930
Inscriptions
Embossed on front (1), back (2), bottom (3): (1) Mass. BB Seal/ One Quart (above middle band)/ Hood (between bands)/ BB C CO 48 (below) (2) H.P. Hood & Sons/ Boston (between bands)/ Registered/ 2 (below) (3) Hood/ 1930 (around circular imprint)
Material
embossing
glass (material)
molding (forming)
Object type
Container
Places
Massachusetts (United States)
Descriptive terms
BOTTLE
bottles
Embossed
embossing
Glass
glass (material)
Molded
molding (forming)
Dimensions
9.5 (H), 3.75 (diameter) (inches)
Accession Number
1995.124
Credit Line
Gift of Elizabeth McAfoose
GUSN
9743

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