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Object Name: Figured bottle
Date: ca. 1850-1865
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Medium: Glass
Dimensions: Overall: 9 3/8 × 5 3/4 × 4 1/2 in. (23.8 × 14.6 × 11.4 cm)
Place made: Kensington
Description: Aquamarine, lead glass bottle blown in a full-sized, three-part mold (McKearin GXIII-46) embossed with a sheaf of wheat above a crossed rake and pitchfork on the obverse, with a tree in foliage on the reverse; bottle is calabash-shaped with molded ribs, an applied and tooled collar, and a rough pontil mark.
Credit Line: Gift of John V. Irwin
Object Number: 1961.53
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