Bottle - Medicine or Perfume, Glass, mid-19th century-circa 1900 Archaeology Reg. No: HA 19

One complete base of a small (25.3mm diameter) glass bottle, probably a medicine or perfume bottle. The bottle has been manufactured in a multi-part mould with a separate base plate. Small maker's mark 'HP' moulded on side near base. Date range of manufacture from about mid-19th century to circa 1900.
Acquisition Information:
Transfer from Godden Mackay Logan Heritage Consultants, 2009
Discipline: Archaeology - Historical

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Tagged with: world heritage, royal exhibition building, archaeology
Themes this item is part of: World Heritage, World Futures, Public Life & Institutions Collection, Royal Exhibition Building Western Forecourt Collection
Primary Classification: HISTORICAL ARCHAEOLOGY
Secondary Classification: Unidentified
Tertiary Classification: bottle
Activity: Unidentified
Specific Activity: Bottle
Trench Unit Number: G11/4/8/001
Manufacturer: mid-19th century-c 1900
References: Jones and Sullivan 1985: 28
  1. [Book], Catherine Sullivan, Olive Jones, The Parks Canada Glass Glossary for the Description of Containers, Tableware, Flat Glass and Closures, Parks Canada, 1985, 1985, 28 Pages

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