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Copyright Renwick Museum and Watson Memorial Library
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Collection RML (unaccessioned) General
Date 1840
Description Leather covered glass flask originally used as a whisky flask but may have later been used to give milk to sick lambs.
The two molded and stitched pieces of leather cover the glass. A cork has fallen into the bottle.
This bottle came from Scotland in 1840 with James Laidlaw when he was 18, and was donated in 1973 by his son, Mr R. Laidlaw.
DSCF 6108
Object ID RML0.800.0033
Object Name Bottle
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Last modified on: December 19, 2014