Milk Bottle

Collection Type

  • Decorative arts

Date

1929

GUSN

GUSN-9734

Description

Quart-size clear glass bottle with embossed lettering on sides and bottom; horizontal bands around middle and base

Details

Descriptive Terms

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

Inscription

Embossed on front (1), back (2), bottom (3): (1) H.P. Hood & Sons/ Boston (between bands) Registered/ 425 (below) (2) Mass. A.B.C.2 Seal/ One Quart (above middle band)/ Hood (between bands)/ A.B.C.2 (below) (3) Hood/ 1929 (around circle)

Maker

Unknown

Object Type

Container

Dimensions

9.5 (H), 3.75 (diameter) (inches)

Credit Line

Gift of Elizabeth McAfoose

Accession Number

1995.122

Places

Massachusetts (United States)