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Catalog Number 2006.254.017
Description Pale green (aqua) glass flat rectangular shaped bottle with small bubbles in the glass and no markings. There are two side mold seams terminating at shoulder extending onto neck 3/8". There are small air venting dots (4) at the shoulder of the bottle.
Object Name Bottle, Apothecary
Collection 3D - Merchandising Tools & Equipment
Title Apothecary Bottle
Date 1885-1895
Provenance Found At the Frank Tannery Site in Redwood City. the Tannery Was in Business From 1874 To 1959, After Which the Building Was Abandoned.
The Building Burned Down in 1968, the Chimney and the Water Tower Was All That Remained.
Notes Aqua glass was made prior to 1920
Mouth blown molded bottles made prior to 1915
Cup bottom mold 1870s to 1915-1920
Air venting dots date from the mid-1880s to the mid-1890s
Dimensions H-8.375 W-2.75 D-1.5 inches
Search Terms Bottles
Frank's Tannery
Apothecary
Subjects Bottles