Milk Bottle

Collection Type

  • Decorative arts

Date

1940 C-1960 C

GUSN

GUSN-9827

Description

Rectangular clear glass half gallon sized bottle with "Hood" embossed on neck on wide sides; below, slightly indented between 2 parallel sets of wavy lines; embossed text near base; zig-zag pattern around edge of bottom with "x" and "57" inside.

Details

Descriptive Terms

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

Inscription

Embossed on wide sides - neck (1), wide sides - bottom (2) and on bottom (3): (1) Hood (twice) (2) Half Gallon Liquid/ 13 (narrow side)/ Reg. Sealed UCP OB (3) 57 over X

Maker

Unknown

Dimensions

10 x 4.875 x 3.5 (HxWxD) (inches)

Credit Line

Gift of Elizabeth McAfoose

Accession Number

1995.167