Blown-Molded Gi-7 Type II Cruet Or Toilet Bottle
BLOWN-MOLDED GI-7 TYPE II CRUET OR TOILET BOTTLE, unlisted sapphire blue with an opalescent bloom and swirls, plain flanged mouth above an unpatterned neck, Rayed Type I base with rough pontil mark. Deep violet blue solid pressed Tam-O'-Shanter stopper. Probably Boston & Sandwich Glass Co. 1825-1835. 6" HOA, 5 1/2" H bottle, 2 3/8" D base.
Literature: Parallels B & K I, fig. 1279.
Provenance: From the collection of Abigail and the late Edward Meyer of Plantsville, CT.
Undamaged, tool mark/push to mouth flange, as made.