Object ID 004111
Object Name Owens-Illinois Green Sauce Bottle
Object Desc Green glass bottle made by the Owens-Illinois Company with globed bottom and long skinny neck. Globe bottom has embrossed designs around the bottle.
Collection General Collection
Accession # CMY004097
General Category History
Category Food Containers
Source Category Found In Collection
Accession Date JAN 1,1991
Location Room 9, Shelf 22
Object Date 1957
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Status On-Site Collection Storage
Object Keywords Owens Illinois,glassware,bottles,
Title Owens-Illinois Green Sauce Bottle
Description A green glass made by the Owen's Illinois Company. The glass has a wider globed bottom and a long skinny neck. Toward the bottom of the glass there are some embrossed designs reaching all the way around the bottle. The top of the bottle has a screw top but has no cap. On the bottom of the bottle "23" is located on the left side of the makers mark (O-I) and "57" on the left. "3A" is directly below the makers mark at the center with "2236-E" below it.
Approx Collection Date
Unit of Measure Inches/ounces
Dimension Details Circumference measured at widest part of bottle. Diameter was measured at the base.
Place of Origin
Maker Owens-Illinois Glass 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 "O" with "I" in the center
Date APR 6,2016
Summary Excellent Condition
Assessor Nicole Burdick
Notes Glass is relatively clean with no scratches or cracks.