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Bottle - Pickle, Glass, mid-19th century-circa 1900 Archaeology Reg. No: HA 561

Description:
One light-green glass, bottle-base. Bottle shape is square with chamfered corners. Has been manufactured in a mould that had a separate base plate. Broad manufacture date range of mid-19th century to circa 1900.
Acquisition Information:
Transfer from Godden Mackay Logan Heritage Consultants, 2009
Discipline: Archaeology - Historical
Dimensions: 82 mm (Diameter)

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Tagged with: world heritage, royal exhibition building, archaeology, bottles, food preservation
Themes this item is part of: Public Life & Institutions Collection, Royal Exhibition Building Western Forecourt Collection
Primary Classification: HISTORICAL ARCHAEOLOGY
Secondary Classification: (To Be Classified)
Tertiary Classification: (to be classified)
Activity: food storage
Specific Activity: Bottle
Trench Unit Number: ROW 16
Manufacturer: mid-19th century-c 1900
References: Jones and Sullivan 1985: 28
Bibliography:
  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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