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cordial bottle
  • Stiegel Manheim Glass House
    active 1769–1774
  • cordial bottle, 1775–1799
  • Where object was made: United States or Europe
  • blown glass
  • Object Height/Width: 11.2 x 6 cm
    Object Height/Width: 4 3/8 x 2 3/8 in
  • William Bridges Thayer Memorial
  • Not on display
  • 1928.6534

Clear, Stiegel type cordial bottle with straight sides. There is a blue and white band painted around the neck, and red, blue, green, yellow, and white flowers. On two, opposite sides of the bottle there are decorations of a white bird on an ear of corn, surrounded by a yellow oval. There is a pewter rim and a pewter top.