Barber Bottle

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Object Name: 
Barber Bottle
Place Made: 
Accession Number: 
95.3.91
Dimensions: 
Overall H: 19.4 cm, Diam: 9.8 cm
Location: 
Not on Display
Date: 
about 1880-1920
Credit Line: 
Gift of John C. Goodrich in memory of Elsie Moore Price
Primary Description: 
Transparent dark blue non-lead glass; mold-blown in optic mold, tooled, enameled, gilded. Barber bottle of transparent dark blue glass with faint, vertical ribs; bell-shaped body with a straight neck and circular protrusion, and a sheared lip with gilded rim. The bottle is enameled around the body with stylized white flowers with orange centers, and painted gold leaves. Round base with inverted foot, a shallow kick and a rough pontil mark.
Department: 
Provenance: 
Goodrich, John C., Source
1995