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Catalog Number 2006.254.001
Description Aqua green glass Lea & Perrins Worcestershire Sauce bottle. Cylindrical glass bottle with long narrow neck and rim with concentric bulges. Embossing on sides and bottom of bottle. Bottles were embossed until the 1920s and then replaced with a paper label. Machine made with mouth blown finish dates prior to 1915. Aqua bottles generally date prior to 1920.
Object Name Bottle, Condiment
Collection 3D - Food Service Tools & Equipment
Title Worchestershire Bottle
Inscription Text "WORCESTERSHIRE SAUCE" (embossed on shoulder); "LEA & PERRINS" (embossed vertically on side); "930 / 5 / 5" (embossed on bottom)
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.
Dimensions H-7 W-2.125 D-2.125 inches
Search Terms Bottles
Food
Containers
Subjects Bottles
Containers
Condiments
Food