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Apothecary bottle

Object Number: 
Z.1067
Date: 
1880-1920
Medium: 
Glass
Dimensions: 
Overall: 11 x 4 1/2 in. ( 27.9 x 11.4 cm )
Marks: 
painted: on front, gilded glass painted with black text: "Hyd.Chlor.Cor." label: on front, paper label with black text: "Mercury, bichloride, powdered. (Poison) McKesson & Robbins. New York." In pencil: "XB" molded: on underside of bottle: "W
Description: 
Cobalt blown-mold glass apothecary bottle with straight cylindrical sides, short cylindrical neck with flanged lip, narrow sloping shoulders, maker's mark on bottom, gilded glass label set in indentation, adhesive label.
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group