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Milk Bottle

Description

Square quart-size clear glass bottle with red transfer printed "seals" on 4 sides of neck; cow logo and diagonal "Supertest" with "Grade A Milk" below, on 2 faces; embossed around base and on underside; raised "teeth" around rim.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1945 C-1955 c
Inscriptions
Transfer printed on front and back(1), sides (2): (1) Hood Priceless Protection (in seal on neck)/ Hood (cow logo)/ Supertest (written)/ Grade A Milk (2) Attested/ by/ Hood's/ Supertest/ Council (in seal on neck) Embossed around base (3), bottom (4): (3) One quart/ Liquid/ 75 (upside-down)/ MH - 925 Reg./ Sealed/ 1 (in insignia) S (4) Duraglas (written)/ 17/ 18/ 52
Material
embossing
glass (material)
molding (forming)
transfer printing
Object type
Container
Descriptive terms
BOTTLE
bottles
Embossed
embossing
Glass
glass (material)
Molded
molding (forming)
Transfer Printed
transfer printing
Dimensions
8.625 x 3.125 x 3.125 (HxWxD) (inches)
Accession Number
1995.158
Credit Line
Gift of Elizabeth McAfoose
GUSN
9805

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