R. White glass bottle

Object number

LDVAL 2013.1.7

Description

Large dark green glass R. White bottle. Donated following the 'Message in a bottle' exhibition at Valence House Museum, 22 June - 27 July 2013. The exhibitor / donor spent 30 years digging and purchasing collectable bottles.

Physical description

Large dark green glass bottle with a wide lip where once a screw-in stopper whould have gone. Quite a few bubbles in the glass and seams along either side.

Condition

Good

Type

Crafts and hobbies

Size

Whole height: 260mm
Diameter - top: 30mm
Diameter - base: 67mm

Collection type

Social history, Industry

Inscription

Makers Mark Molded On front body: R. WHITE
Makers Mark Molded on foot: R. WHITE & SONS Ld CAMBERWELL & WALWORTH
Makers Mark Molded On base: Array

Alternative reference

Entry number E1810 (2013-07-29)

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Metadata
InstitutionValence House Museum
TypeCrafts and hobbies
Collection type
Social history
Industry