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Gemel bottle

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Gemel bottle or flask, consisting of two glass bottles blown separately and fused together, with a plain necks curved in opposite directions; engraved with several musical instruments above the name "C. Schulze" on one side, and with several woodworking tools above "Vivat / dem Zimmermann" on...

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Provenance

Purchased by the donors from an antiques dealer many years ago.

Credit Line

Gift of Mary Lou and Robert Sutter

about 1850

Object Place for Label

Possibly Pennsylvania or Germany

Dimensions

Overall: 21.6 x 8.9 x 3.8 cm (8 1/2 x 3 1/2 x 1 1/2 in.)

Accession Number

2003.767

Medium or Technique

Glass, blown and engraved

Collections

Americas

Classifications

Glass