bottle (containers)

Small squat green glass bottle. The bottle is onion-shaped and slightly flattened at the front and back sides. There is a deep recess in the base, where a label is affixed with 'EARLY 18th CENT". On one side of the bottle is printed 'LONDON'. Sections of the surface are iridescent, and there are fragments of earth inside of the bottle.

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