Temple Israel
Artifact Details
Seltzer Bottle

Date Range: Circa late 1880s
Dimensions (x:y:z): 3.75” d x 11.75” h
Association: Baer
Object Number: 2014.07.001

Museum Nomenclature

Category: Tools and Equipment for Materials
Classification: Serving Vessels
Object Name: Bottle, Seltzer

Object Description

This is a siphon bottle, or seltzer bottle, with a large sand blasted logo stating “BB” in the middle and “Baer Bros Leadville, Colo.”. The top is made of metal (pewter?) and is of several parts. The top also has attached a glass tube inside.

Object Use

This bottle was used by Baer for spraying out seltzer water.

Keywords: All, Businesses, Liquor,

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