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Catalog Number 2006.254.016
Description J. A. Folger & Co. Flavoring Extract Bottle, c. 1914-1920. Clear glass rectangular bottle with narrow nect and flared rim. Embossed on front "J.A. FOLGER'S & CO. GOLDEN GATE HIGH GRADE FLAVORING EXTRACTS". Bottle is 2 oz.
Object Name Bottle, Extract
Collection 3D - Containers
Title J. A. Folger & Co. Flavoring Extract Bottle, c. 1914-1920
Date 1914-1920
Inscription Text 2 OZ'S FULL MEASURE / J.A. FOLGER & CO'S / GOLDEN GATE / HIGH GRADE / FLAVORING EXTRACTS" (embossed on one side).
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 Mouth blown bottles date after 1865; tooled finish after 1890.
Cup bottom molds date from 1880s-1915-1920.
Air venting marks date after 1885-1890
Machine made colorless glass with aqua tint dates pre 1920s
Labeled contents date after 1914.
Dimensions H-5.5 W-1.875 D-0.875 inches
Search Terms Frank's Tannery
Bottles
Extracts
Folger, J.A.
Subjects Bottles
Cookery