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Milk Bottle

Description

Rectangular clear glass half gallon sized bottle with "Hood" embossed on neck on wide sides; below, slightly indented between 2 parallel sets of wavy lines; embossed text near base; zig-zag pattern around edge of bottom with "x" and "57" inside.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1940 C-1960 C
Inscriptions
Embossed on wide sides - neck (1), wide sides - bottom (2) and on bottom (3): (1) Hood (twice) (2) Half Gallon Liquid/ 13 (narrow side)/ Reg. Sealed UCP OB (3) 57 over X
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
10 x 4.875 x 3.5 (HxWxD) (inches)
Accession Number
1995.167
Credit Line
Gift of Elizabeth McAfoose
GUSN
9827

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