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Object Name Bottle
Date ca. 1900-1960
Description Milk bottle, clear glass, cylindrical with tapering neck, Staten Island Milk & Cream Co; half pint size. Front has embossed intertwined initials "S" and "I", and embossed lettering: "STATEN ISLAND / MILK & CREAM CO. / S.I. - N.Y." Embossed lettering on back: "S / MC / I [a square arrangement of the letters SIMC] / CO. / WASH & RETURN / 1/2 PT. / P.G.C." Bottom has intertwined "SI" and a number "3".
(Keywords: New York, Twentieth Century)
Ownership and History
Earliest Date 1900
Latest Date 1960
Material Glass
Subjects Dairy products
Lexicon Sub-category Merchandising T&E
Catalog Number X84.0166
Support Acknowledgment Online Collections Database record made possible by the Efron family in memory of Dr. Meryl Efron, November 2014.
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