Milk Bottle

Collection Type

  • Decorative arts

Date

1939

GUSN

GUSN-9762

Description

Quart-size clear glass bottle with embossed lettering on sides and bottom; horizontal bands around middle and base; raised "teeth" around rim; crimped metal band around neck.

Details

Descriptive Terms

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

Inscription

Embossed on front (1), back (2), bottom (3): (1) Mass. O Seal/ One quart (above bands)/ Hood (between bands)/ L52 (below) (2) H.P. Hood & Sons/ Dairy Experts (between bands)/ Registered/ 12 (below) (3) Hood/ 1939 (around circle with 9 inside)

Maker

Unknown

Object Type

Container

Dimensions

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

Credit Line

Gift of Elizabeth McAfoose

Accession Number

1995.140

Places

Massachusetts (United States)