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Object Name Bottle, Apothecary
Description Aqua blue tinted cup base molded glass apothecary bottle for W. Gunn, Chemist, Timaru.

Bottle has a straight 2.5cm neck with a 2mm high, 2.3cm diameter mouth blown tooled flared finish lip at the top. Slanted shoulder.

Body and base shape is square with beveled corners and flat paneled faces. Seam runs diagonally across the bottle and up the neck to fade away before the lip but not across the base. The smooth base is indented.

Embossed wording from metal slug plate on one face "W. Gunn Chemist Timaru" in block capital letters vertically. The rest of the body has no wording. No markings on the base.
Year Range from 1873
Year Range to 1906
Catalogue Number 2009/170.013
Dimensions H-15.5 W-4.3 L-4.3 cm
Search Terms Gunn, W, Chemist, Timaru