Shaker Museum

Bottle, Medicine

Bottle for Extract of Horehound, Mount Lebanon, NY

Object ID
1975.18490.1
Community
New York, Mount Lebanon
Makers
Shaker
Description

Octagonal, mold-formed glass bottle. Bottle has a 1 5/16" neck with a 1/4" lip. Lip diameter is 1/4" with a 3/4" diameter mouth. On front there is a printed label.

Dimensions

8 1/4 x 3 1/16 x 2 1/8 in. (21.1 x 7.9 x 5.3 cm)

Inscriptions

lb Extract of / HOREHOUND, / Marrubium vulgare, / D. M. / PREPARED IN THE UNITED SOCIETY, / New-Le[banon,] N. Y. / Jar lb [oz]

Inscription method: printed

Inscription location: front

New York, Mount Lebanon

New York,  Mount Lebanon

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