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Apothecary bottle with stopper

Object Number: 
Z.1081ab
Date: 
1880-1920
Medium: 
Glass
Dimensions: 
Overall: 9 7/8 × 3 1/2 in. (25.1 × 8.9 cm)
Marks: 
printed: on front, paper label with black text: "P. Arsenic." printed: on front, paper label with white and orange text: "Poison, Be Careful"
Description: 
Clear blown glass apothecary bottle with straight cylindrical sides, 2 labels on front, short cylindrical neck with flanged lip, sloping curved shoulders, pontil mark, molded glass stopper with flat circular head.
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group