Stonware R. White Ginger Beer bottle

Object number

LDVAL 2013.1.1

Description

Cream R. White stoneware bottle. Contained Ginger Beer. 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

Dark cream stonware bottle. Patch of brown glaze on neck. Has impressed name on next and impressed trademark on the lower part of the body.

Type

Crafts and hobbies

Size

Whole height: 172mm
Diameter - top: 23mm
Diameter - base: 70mm

Collection type

Social history, Industry

Inscription

Stamp Stamp On neck: R. WHITE
Stamp Stamped Lower part of body: R. White trad mark logo

Alternative reference

Entry number E1810 (2013-07-29)

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