Bottle of Horseradish

Unknown American, American

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early 20th century

Glass, horseradish, and paper

Overall: 6 7/8 × 2 3/16 × 1 5/8 in. (17.5 × 5.5 × 4.1 cm)

Hood Museum of Art, Dartmouth College: Transferred from Special Collections, Baker Library, Dartmouth College

988.34.26951

Geography/Culture

North America, United States

Period

20th century

Object Name

Tools and Equipment: Food Service

Classification

American History

Not on view

Inscription

Made by the Heinz co.

Course History

PSYC 7.03, Why People Believe in Weird Things: Credulity, Science and Pseudoscience in the Study of Human Behavior, John Pfister, Winter 2019

Provenance

Found in a cache established by Robert Falcon Scott (1868-1912) during his South Pole expedition about 1911, by Lt. John Tuck, Jr. (1932-1984) during his South Pole expedition (on foot) in 1957; given to Special Collections, Baker Library, Dartmouth College, 1958; transferred to present collection, 1988.

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