Bottle, 'Certo' Pectin; CERTO; 1940-1950; WY.0000.358

Name/Title

Bottle, 'Certo' Pectin

About this object

This is a rounded brown amber glass bottle with measure marks embossed and "Certo registered" above the shoulder. Certo is a fruit pectin made from the skins of pressed apples or citrus fruit and is used for making jams and jellies to ensure they set.

Maker

CERTO

Maker Role

Manufacturer

Date Made

1940-1950

Period

1940s

Place Made

Unknown

Place Notes

Possibly UK but cannot be determined.

Medium and Materials

inorganic, processed material, glass

Inscription and Marks

On neck: 'CERTO'
'REGISTERED'
On lower edge upside down: 'FOR 1/2 BOTTLE'
'POUR TO HERE'
On base: 'Q2094'
'5'
'C.T.C.'

Measurements

h 170 mm x d 58 mm

Subject and Association Keywords

Domestic Life (household chattels, food and drink)

Object Type

containers

Object number

WY.0000.358

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