Description

Colorless glass case bottle; half-post dip-molded rectangular body with rounded corners, horizontal shoulders, and an unground, cylindrical neck terminating in a rounded trail string rim; engraved decoration on the shoulders, face, rear, and sides of the bottle: series of dots along the shoulders with a circular flower and a drop at each corner; left-facing tulip with leaves on the face and rear; a three petaled flower sprig with leaves on the sides; unground pontil mark on base.

Date

1750-1815


Geography


Material/Technique

Glass


Dimensions

Overall (H x W x D): 5 1/2 in. x 2 5/8 in. x 1 3/4 in. (13.97 cm x 6.67 cm x 4.45 cm)


Credit Line

Purchase, 1950


Object Number

W-1591/E


Colors (Beta)


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