Barber Bottle

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Object Name: 
Barber Bottle
Place Made: 
Accession Number: 
95.3.78 B
Dimensions: 
Overall H: 21.2 cm, Diam: 9.6 cm
Location: 
Not on Display
Date: 
about 1880-1920
Credit Line: 
Gift of John C. Goodrich in memory of Elsie Moore Price
Primary Description: 
Colorless non-lead glass; mold-blown, frosted, polished, enameled, gilded, applied. Barber bottle with a globular body, a long, bulbous neck and a rolled rim. The body is painted with floral sprigs in raised enamel, consisting of brown stems, green leaves, and applied raised red berries or "pyropen". The rim is painted with gold enamel. Rough pontil mark under concave base.
Department: 
Provenance: 
Goodrich, John C., Source
1995-11-30
Material: 
Inscription: 
1/pair
label
on base