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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

Alternate ID

General Category History

Category Food Containers


Source Category Found In Collection

Accession Date JAN 1,1991


Location Room 9, Shelf 22

Object Date 1957

Start Year Range

End Year Range

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

Height 6

Length 0

Width 0

Depth 0

Diameter 2

Circumference 8

Weight 0

Unit of Measure Inches/ounces

Dimension Details Circumference measured at widest part of bottle. Diameter was measured at the base.

Quantity 1



Site Details

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


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Image Caption CMY4097



Date APR 6,2016

Summary Excellent Condition

Assessor Nicole Burdick

Notes Glass is relatively clean with no scratches or cracks.