Bottle

Collection Type

  • Decorative arts

GUSN

GUSN-197857

Description

Small black glass bottle that is stained with dye that it once held. There is a cork in the top og the bottle that is also stained. The label is tan paper with blue writing. The label has dye all over it, especially in the front.

Details

Descriptive Terms

bottles
glass (material)
cork (bark)
Bottle

Inscription

"CUMMER'S / BLACK / E. O. / DYE / FOR ALL KINDS OF / NAPPY LEATHER / THE JAMES W. CUMMERS [LABEL IS COVERED WITH DYE] [DIRECTIONS ON BACK]" (Label on white paper with blue writing)

Associated Building

Original to Phillips House (Salem, Mass.),

Maker

Unknown

Object Type

Container

Dimensions

4 1/2 (H) (inches)

Credit Line

Gift of the Stephen Phillips Memorial Charitable Trust for Historic Preservation

Accession Number

2006.44.2511.1