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Milk Bottle

Description

Quart-size clear glass bottle with embossed lettering on sides and bottom; horizontal bands around middle and base; transferred painted lettering front and back; also on neck to left of Mass Seal, transferred seale: "Attested / by/ Hood's Supertest Council" and Jersey Belle logo with "Hood's Priceless Protection" on other side; raised "teeth" around rim.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1938
Inscriptions
Embossed on front (1), back (2), bottom (3): (1) Mass. O Seal/ One quart (above bands)/ Hood (between bands)/ L52 (below) (2) Registered (below) (3) Hood/ 1938 (around circle with 8 inside) Transferred and repeated three times all around sides: Hood's Supertest (writing)/ Grade A
Material
embossing
glass (material)
molding (forming)
transfer printing
Object type
Container
Places
Massachusetts (United States)
Descriptive terms
BOTTLE
bottles
Embossed
embossing
Glass
glass (material)
Molded
molding (forming)
Transfer Printed
transfer printing
Dimensions
9.5 (H), 3.75 (diameter) (inches)
Accession Number
1995.138
Credit Line
Gift of Elizabeth McAfoose
GUSN
9760

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