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Small mouthed, cylindrical earthenware bottle with reeded neck, strap handle and flat foot. Stamped in to the side of the bottle is a circle with “SELTERS NASSAU” surrounding an image that is unrecognizable. Opposite side, underneath the handle it is stamped “16, NUM 57”. In the mouth is stuffed with a cork and the bottle is glazed on the outside.


Date

1800-1900


Geography


Material/Technique

Earthenware (redware)


Dimensions

Overall (H x W x D): 12 in. × 4 1/4 in. × 3 1/2 in. (30.48 cm × 10.8 cm × 8.89 cm)
Other (H x W): 11 1/2 in. × 3 1/2 in. (29.21 cm × 8.89 cm)
Other (Mouth W): 1 in. (2.54 cm)


Credit

Mount Vernon Collection


Marks

Stamped in to the side of the bottle is a circle with “SELTERS NASSAU” surrounding an image that is unrecognizable. Opposite side, underneath the handle it is stamped “16, NUM 57”.


Object Number

55-24/B


Colors


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