Soda Bottle

Collection Type

  • Decorative arts

Date

1951-1971

GUSN

GUSN-10006

Description

Clear glass round bottle with slightly ribbed and pinched body; tapering neck with transfer-printed red and white cow logo and white type front and back; embossed numbers on bottom; impressed circle on side near base of bottle.

Details

Descriptive Terms

soda bottles
embossing
glass (material)
molding (forming)
Molded
Embossed
Glass
BOTTLE

Inscription

Printed on 1) neck 2) side near bottom 3) cap 1) Hood [logo]/ Cola/ 12 fl. oz./ Please return empty to your Hood salesman [twice] 2) Distributed by/ H.P. Hood & Sons, General offices Boston, Mass., 02129 3) Hood/ Cola/ Caramel colored [top]/ H.P. Hood Inc. General offices, Boston, Mass. 02129 - Conn. Lic. No. 282/ wHs [?] Embossed on bottom: 5-A-77 [and] 12 8[lower down] 72

Maker

Unknown

Object Type

Container

Dimensions

6.75 (H), 2.25 (diameter) (inches)

Credit Line

Gift of Elizabeth McAfoose and Emily C. Hood

Accession Number

1995.191.7