Milk Bottle

Collection Type

  • Decorative arts

Date

1943

GUSN

GUSN-9795

Description

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

Details

Descriptive Terms

bottles
glass (material)
Molded
Embossed
Glass
BOTTLE

Inscription

Embossed on front(1), back (2), bottom (3): (1) Mass L Seal/ One quart (above bands) Hood (between bands)/ L52 (below) (2) H.P. Hood & Sons/ Dairy Experts (between bands)/ Registered/ 8 (below) (3) Hood/ 1943 (around circle with 3 inside)

Maker

Unknown

Dimensions

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

Credit Line

Gift of Elizabeth McAfoose

Accession Number

1995.150

Places

Massachusetts (United States)