R. White glass bottle
Dark green glass R. White bottle with original rubber stopper. 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.
Dark green glass bottle. Embossed on both sides with molded writing. Some bubbles and flaws in glass and seams running down either side. Original black rubber screw-in stopper still in place.
Crafts and hobbies
Whole height: 218mm
Diameter - top: 30mm
Diameter - base: 61mm
Social history, Industry
Makers Mark Molded On front body: R. W & S. Ld / WHITE
Makers Mark Molded On back body: R. W & S. Ld / 1D / 4- / DEPOSIT / CHARGED ON / THIS BOTTLE
Makers Mark Molded on foot: D. R. Ld
Makers Mark Molded On base: WHITE / WHITE
Makers Mark Stamped On stopper: W / R. White & Sons Ld / London
Entry number E1810 (2013-07-29)