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Object Name Bottle
Date 1900-1943
Description Milk bottle, clear glass, cylindrical with tapering neck, Richmond Borough Dairy Co.; one pint size. Bottle shoulders have a ribbed design with a scalloped lower edge. Embossed lettering on front: "ONE PINT / RICHMOND BOROUGH / DAIRY CO. / STATEN ISLAND / REGISTERED". Embossed lettering on back: "R.B.D. CO. / TO BE WASHED / AND RETURNED . J T & A H 14" (Bottom does not have any markings.)
(Keywords: New York, Twentieth Century)
Ownership and History
Earliest Date 1900
Latest Date 1943
Maker J. T. & A. Hamilton Company
Material Glass
Subjects Dairy products
Food
Lexicon Sub-category Merchandising T&E
Catalog Number X84.0163
Support Acknowledgment Online Collections Database record made possible by the Efron family in memory of Dr. Meryl Efron, November 2014.
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