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Object ID 004108

Object Name Duraglas Amber Bottle

Object Desc Duraglas amber bottle with stout neck and "Duraglass" embrossed on the bottom

Collection General Collection

Accession # CMY004094

Alternate ID

General Category History

Category Breweries


Source Category Found In Collection

Accession Date JAN 1,1991


Location Room 9, Shelf 22

Object Date 1937

Start Year Range

End Year Range

Status On-Site Collection Storage

Object Keywords bottles,beer,glassware,Duraglas brand,Owens-Illinois,

Title Duraglas Amber Bottle

Description Duraglas amber bottle without labor or cap, no scratches or cracks. The bottom of the bottle has "Duraglas" embrossed in cursive and beneath it reads "GB 2230" above there is a date cod embrossed on each side of the Owens - Illinois Company logo - a diamond/oval shape- the number 9 on the left, 3. on the right and a 7 below.


Approx Collection Date

Height 7

Length 0

Width 0

Depth 0

Diameter 2.5

Circumference 9

Weight 0

Unit of Measure Inches/ounces

Dimension Details

Quantity 1



Site Details

Place of Origin

Maker Owens - Illinois Company

Maker Details Owens - Illinois Company began in 1929, formerly headquartered at Toledo, OH; now based at Perrysburg, OH, Owens-Illinois, Inc. had (and has) many glass manufacturing locations worldwide. Duraglass is a trademark used after 1940 and which appears embossed on innumerable bottles of many types.

Maker Mark Duraglas in cursive


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Image Caption CMY4094



Date APR 6,2016

Summary Excellent Condition

Assessor Nicole Burdick

Notes Glass is in very good condition with no scratches or cracks, although, there is no label or cap.


Date APR 6,2016

Summary Status change

Notes Status changed to On-Site Collection Storage from On Exhibit - automatic entry by admin

Date APR 6,2016

Summary Location change

Notes Location changed to Room 9, Shelf 22 from Candy Exhibit - automatic entry by admin