or pilgrim's bottle
a flat-sided water bottle having two loops at the side of a short neck for a suspending cord or chain.
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Origin of pilgrim bottle
First recorded in 1870–75
Words nearby pilgrim bottle
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Example sentences from the Web for pilgrim bottle
Fig. 56 is a pilgrim-bottle, bought at the Bernal sale by the British Museum for eighteen pounds.Pottery and Porcelain, from early times down to the Philadelphia exhibition of 1876|Charles Wyllys Elliott