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Object Name Bottle, Apothecary
Description Aqua blue tinted cup base molded glass apothecary bottle for United Friendly Societies' Dispensary Timaru.

Bottle has a straight 3.0cm neck with a 5mm high, 2.5cm diameter mouth blown tooled prescription finish lip at the top. Slightly curved shoulder.

Body and base shape is oval with rounded corners and flat paneled faces and sides. 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 "United Friendly Societies' Dispensary Timaru" vertically in block capital letters. The rest of the body has no wording. Embossed on the base "K[9688]", difficult to read with another smooth embossing of the number.

On one face is a small white price sticker with "$15" written in red pen.
Catalogue Number 2009/170.064
Dimensions H-16.5 W-3.6 L-6.3 cm
Search Terms United Friendly Societies' Dispensary, Timaru