Spirits bottle

Collection Type

  • Decorative arts

Date

1660-1720

GUSN

GUSN-2391

Description

Blown green glass wine/spirits bottle of squat bulbous shape and short flared neck with disk below rim. Applied and impressed seal on front showing bird (eagle) below a crown within a medallion. Jacobean/Colonial period. Heavy.

Details

Descriptive Terms

bottles
glassblowing
glass (material)
impressing
crowns (headdresses)
Jacobean
Glass
Blown
Impressed
Jacobean
Eagle
Medallion
Crown
BOTTLE

Inscription

Impressed seal on front: [circular seal with eagle and crown]

Associated Building

Original to Cogswell's Grant (Essex, Mass.),

Maker

Unknown

Object Type

Food Service T&E

Dimensions

5 1/2 x 4 1/2 (HxW) (inches)

Credit Line

Gift of Bertram K. and Nina Fletcher Little

Accession Number

1991.414