Cologne Bottle

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Object Name: 
Cologne Bottle
Accession Number: 
59.4.35
Dimensions: 
Overall H: 7.3 cm; Rim Diam: 1.7 cm; Base Diam: 2.9 cm
Location: 
Not on Display
Date: 
1850-1899
Primary Description: 
Cologne Bottle. Clear glass with green tinge and large bubbles; blown in a two part mold; barrel shaped body with slightly concave base and rough pontil mark, short cylindrical neck with infolded rim; on the body between two groups of horizontal ribs, a frieze including two pseudo fret bands enclosing a wheel motif, on the obverse a large medallion left free accompanied on both sides by two snake-like ornaments (medallion used for paper label).
Department: 
Provenance: 
Hutzler, Constance Mayer, Former Collection
Parke-Bernet Galleries, NYC, Source
1959-11-27
Technique: 
Material: 
Blowing an Identity
Venue(s)
Stamford Museum & Nature Center 1992-06-07 through 1993-12
Glass Bottles, Lamps & Other Objects (1983) pl. 92, second from left; BIB# 22375