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Catalog Number 1998.152.003
Description Glass Whiskey Bottle, c. 1850-1969. Hand-blown green glass whiskey bottle has a flat oval shape that tapers severely into a long thin neck. Top inch of the neck flares out. The top rim is very irregular in its thickness. There is a raised piece of glass that wraps around neck and hangs down center of front of bottle to create a decoration. Base is concave with broken raised piece in center. There are bubbles thorughout.
Object Name Bottle, Spirits
Collection 3D - Containers
Title Glass Whiskey Bottle, c. 1850-1969
Date c. 1850-60s
Inscription Text none
Provenance FOUND IN TOULAMNE COUNTY
Dimensions H-9.5 W-6.75 D-4 inches
Search Terms Alcohol
Storage
Bottles
Liquor
Whiskey
Glass
Subjects Glassblowing
Bottles
Whiskey
Alcoholic beverages