Bottle

Bottle

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Description
The “Pat. Dec. 09 / Made in U.S.A. / PA." inscription on the metal cap of this glass bottle refers to a patent issued to Christian H. Werner (1867-1948), an immigrant from Denmark who established the American Metal Cap Co. in Brooklyn.
Ref: Christian H. Werner, “Sheet-Metal Cap,” U.S. Patent 975,914 (Nov. 15, 1910).
Location
Currently not on view
Object Name
Bottle
place made
United States
Measurements
overall: 7 in x 2 1/4 in; 17.78 cm x 5.715 cm
overall: 7 13/16 in x 2 1/4 in; 19.84375 cm x 5.715 cm
ID Number
CH.316243.214
catalog number
316243.214
accession number
217523
Credit Line
Gift of University of Pennsylvania
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National Museum of American History
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