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Apothecary bottle with stopper

Object Number: 
Z.1087ab
Date: 
1880-1920
Medium: 
Glass
Dimensions: 
overall: 8 1/4 x 2 5/8 in.
Marks: 
printed: on gilded glass with black text: "Hydr.Chl.M." label: on front: "...Mercurous Chloride....ri Chloridum Mite.)...alomel.)...& Co.,...k."
Description: 
Cobalt blown glass apothecary bottle with straight cylindrical sides, short cylindrical neck with flanged lip, small chip and slight nicks on lip, narrow sloping shoulders, pontil mark, gilded label covered with clear glass, partial paper label on back, cobalt pressed glass stopper with flat circular head. White powder inside bottle.
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group