Cologne Bottle

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Object Name: 
Cologne Bottle
Accession Number: 
Not on Display
Credit Line: 
Purchased with Funds from the Fellows of CMG
Primary Description: 
Colorless lead glass; blown, cut, engraved. Pear-shape body, everted neck rim; cut flat panels on upper part of body, engraved flowers on lower part, ground and polished pontil mark; pasteboard label attached with brown thread to bottleneck reads: "1 oz 3358 Cologne / 40 to match / have lips round / and well made / and bottles free / from tool and / ... / 8/18/00 T. G. Hawkes & Co." on one side and "Please see that / ... polished" on other.
Forgett, Veronica, Former Collection
Skinner, Inc., Source
The American Cut Glass Industry: T. G. Hawkes and His Competitors (1996) illustrated, p. 95, #5-1; BIB# 36646
Art Glass and Lamps From the Collection of Veronica R. Fogett (#1307) (1990-01-26) lot 44;