Celluloid Novelty

Celluloid Novelty

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The label on the wooden base terms this a “Celluloid covered glass bottle Circa 1900 Produced by New Jersey manufacturer Name unknown.”
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Object Name
Celluloid Novelty
Date made
ca. 1900
Associated Place
United States: New Jersey
overall: 21 cm x 15.6 cm x 9 cm; 8 1/4 in x 6 1/8 in x 3 9/16 in
base: 31 mm x 86 mm; 1 1/4 in x 3 3/8 in
reagent bottle with stopper: 160 mm x 57 mm x 57 mm; 6 5/16 in x 2 1/4 in x 2 1/4 in
overall; stand: 2 in x 6 3/16 in x 3 5/16 in; 5.08 cm x 15.71625 cm x 8.41375 cm
overall; bottle: 5 3/8 in x 2 1/4 in x 2 1/4 in; 13.6525 cm x 5.715 cm x 5.715 cm
overall; glass cork: 2 1/4 in x 1 1/2 in; 5.715 cm x 3.81 cm
ID Number
accession number
catalog number
Credit Line
Gift of Celanese Plastic Company
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Data Source
National Museum of American History
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