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Apothecary bottle with stopper

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Title:
Apothecary bottle with stopper
Date: 
1850-1900
Medium: 
Glass, gilding, paint
Dimensions: 
with stopper: 8 3/4 x 3 in. ( 22.2 x 7.6 cm )
Classification: 
Date End: 
1 900
Description: 
Colorless blown lead glass apothecary bottle with narrow mouth, short cylindrical neck, circular body with straight sides, pushup, and pressed lead glass stopper; attached glass label with gilding and painted inscription between two scrolls on white ground, "OL. LAVAND."
Object Number: 
Z.658ab
Date Begin: 
1850
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group