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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; raised "teeth" around rim; crimped metal band around neck.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1939
Inscriptions
Embossed on front (1), back (2), bottom (3): (1) Mass. O Seal/ One quart (above bands)/ Hood (between bands)/ L52 (below) (2) H.P. Hood & Sons/ Dairy Experts (between bands)/ Registered/ 12 (below) (3) Hood/ 1939 (around circle with 9 inside)
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
1995.140
Credit Line
Gift of Elizabeth McAfoose
GUSN
9762

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