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1939 World's Fair bottle

Object Name: Bottle with cap
Date: 1939-1940
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Medium: Glass, metal
Dimensions: Overall: 9 5/16 × 4 1/2 in. (23.7 × 11.4 cm)
Place made: North America, United States
Description: Opaque white non-lead glass, mold-blown, screw threads molded at mouth. Globular shape with continent designs and banner: "1939 WORLD'S FAIR." Long neck with ridges, metal cap.
Credit Line: Gift of Alexander Hoyt
Object Number: 2012.43.20
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This bottle is mold-blown with its spherical shape decorated as a globe with continents in relief and band around the middle with the inscription "1939 WORLD'S FAIR 1939."