Cruet bottle

Collection Type

  • Decorative arts

Date

1860-1880

GUSN

GUSN-14577

Description

Molded clear glass cruet bottles w/ cylindrical bases (to fit holes) and bulbous bodies w/ faceted decoration and etched stylized leaf pattern. Tall tapered neck w/ flared flange and molded flame shape glass stopper.

Details

Descriptive Terms

cruets (condiment vessels)
etching (corroding)
etching (printing process)
glass (material)
molding (forming)
Glass
Etched
Molded
CRUET

Associated Building

Original to Spencer-Peirce-Little Farm (Newbury, Mass.),

Maker

Simpson, Hall, Miller & Co. (Maker)

Location of Origin

Wallingford, CT, USA

Object Type

Food Service T&E

Dimensions

13.25 (H), 7.375 (diameter) (inches)

Credit Line

Bequest of Amelia W. Little

Accession Number

1986.536.2

Places

Connecticut (United States)