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Object Name: Bottle
Date: 1850-1870
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Medium: Glass
Dimensions: Overall: 7 3/4 x 3 in. ( 19.7 x 7.6 cm )
Place made: North America, United States
Probably: Stoddard
Description: Deep amber glass water bottle blown in a three-part mold with two-part finish, rounded shoulder, cylindrical body with inscription "STAR SPRING CO SARATOGA N.Y." on obverse, and slightly concave base.
Credit Line: Gift of Clarence Michalis
Object Number: 1953.405
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Marks: In relief on obverse: "STAR SPRING CO / [raised outline of a star] / SARATOGA N.Y."

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Water from the springs of Saratoga, in upstate New York, was first bottled in the early nineteenth century.