Museum Open Monday

The New-York Historical Society Museum will be open Monday, December 22. For details, please visit our calendar.

Apothecary bottle with cap

Apothecary bottle with cap
Title
Apothecary bottle with cap
Date 
1880-1920
Medium 
Glass, metal, paper
Dimensions 
Overall: 10 x 5 1/8 in. ( 25.4 x 13 cm )
Description 
Colorless blown glass apothecary bottle with straight finish, short cylindrical neck, narrow shoped shoulder, cylindrical body with paper label attached, push-up, and pontil mark; metal cap.
Object Number 
Z.492
Marks 
printed paper label: affixed to obverse: "ALEX. SENNA / E. S. LEADBEATER & SONS, / WHOLESALE + DRUGGISTS, / Established 1792. ALEXANDRIA, VA."
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group