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Furst-McNess Co. bottle
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Details

Object ID 000280

Object Name Furst-McNess Co. bottle

Object Desc Medium-sized transparent glass Furst-McNess Co. bottle with a red metal screw cap.

Collection General Collection

Accession # CMY000255

Alternate ID

General Category History

Category Glassware

Source

Source Category Found In Collection

Accession Date JAN 1,1991

Credit/Acknowledgement

Location Bay View Pharmacy

Object Date

Start Year Range

End Year Range

Status On Exhibit

Object Keywords Furst-McNess Company,bottles,glassware,


Title Furst-McNess Co. bottle

Description Medium-sized transparent glass Furst-McNess Co. bottle with a red metal screw cap.

Collector

Approx Collection Date

Height 8.5

Length 0

Width 3

Depth 0

Diameter 0

Circumference 0

Weight 0

Unit of Measure Inches/ounces

Dimension Details Bottle is 8.5 inches tall adn 3 inches wide

Quantity 2

Material

Site

Site Details

Place of Origin

Maker Furst-McNess Company

Maker Details Company opened in 1908 in Freeport, IL and primarily manufactured farm equipment for rural patrons. Made vanilla tablets for US Army during WWII. Expanded into consumer goods.

Maker Mark

Images

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Image Caption CMY000255

Description

Conditions

Date FEB 14,2013

Summary Excellent Condition

Assessor Katherine Dickey

Notes Residue on inside of bottle, particularly in the neck. Red screw cap beginning to rust along edges


Events

Date APR 3,2013

Summary Location change

Notes Location changed to Bay View Pharmacy from Second Floor Bathroom - automatic entry by admin


Provenance

Notes