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Milk Bottle

Description

Quart size clear glass bottle with embossed lettering on sides and bottom; fluting at neck; "teeth" around rim; red transfer type on sides and neck.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1945
Inscriptions
Embossed on front (1), side (2), and bottom (3): (1) Maine L Seal/ One quart/ 152 (2) Store/ Registered (3) Hood/Store/ 1945 Transfer-printed on front (1), back (2): (1) H (in diamond on neck)/ It's Hood's and logo/ H.P. Hood & Sons/ Dairy Experts (both sides)
Material
embossing
glass (material)
molding (forming)
transfer printing
Object type
Container
Places
Maine (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
1995.156
Credit Line
Gift of Elizabeth McAfoose
GUSN
9803

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