Spencer Museum of Art The University of Kansas

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chestnut bottle
  • unknown maker from the United States
  • chestnut bottle, 1800s
  • Where object was made: United States
  • blown glass
  • Object Height: 17.1 cm
    Object Height: 6 3/4 in
  • William Bridges Thayer Memorial
  • Not on display
  • 1928.6633

Chestnut or Ludlow-type, olive green, blown glass bottle.The bottle has an oval base with rounded sides. The front and back of the bottle are flattened. The bottle has a short neck with an applied rim. There are bubbles throughout the glass.