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Object Name Bottle, Medicine
Catalog Number 90.52.23
Description Small clear glass medicine bottle. The front of the bottle is curved very slightly and the reverse side is flat. Capacity graduations and volume markings are embossed vertically on the reverse. A "3" is embossed just below the graduations at the left; this indicates fluid drams. (One fluid dram = one-eighth of a fluid ounce = one teaspoon.) The small mouth external thread closure has continuous threads and a bead at the base of the finish.
Year Range from 1930
Year Range to 1940
Material glass
Dimensions H-3.625 W-1.375 D-0.875 inches
Dimension Details Diameter at the lip: 0.625 in
Search Terms Owens Illinois
Subjects Glass
Jars
Bottles
Medical
Medicine
Medicines
Bottle industry
Classification Glass
Medicine
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