Milk Bottle

Collection Type

  • Decorative arts

Date

1945 C-1955 c

GUSN

GUSN-9805

Description

Square quart-size clear glass bottle with red transfer printed "seals" on 4 sides of neck; cow logo and diagonal "Supertest" with "Grade A Milk" below, on 2 faces; embossed around base and on underside; raised "teeth" around rim.

Details

Descriptive Terms

bottles
embossing
glass (material)
molding (forming)
transfer printing
Molded
Embossed
Glass
Transfer Printed
BOTTLE

Inscription

Transfer printed on front and back(1), sides (2): (1) Hood Priceless Protection (in seal on neck)/ Hood (cow logo)/ Supertest (written)/ Grade A Milk (2) Attested/ by/ Hood's/ Supertest/ Council (in seal on neck) Embossed around base (3), bottom (4): (3) One quart/ Liquid/ 75 (upside-down)/ MH - 925 Reg./ Sealed/ 1 (in insignia) S (4) Duraglas (written)/ 17/ 18/ 52

Maker

Unknown

Object Type

Container

Dimensions

8.625 x 3.125 x 3.125 (HxWxD) (inches)

Credit Line

Gift of Elizabeth McAfoose

Accession Number

1995.158