Cologne Bottle and Stopper

Object Name: 
Cologne Bottle and Stopper

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Object Name: 
Cologne Bottle and Stopper
Maker(s): 
Accession Number: 
59.2.12
Dimensions: 
Overall H: 13.8 cm
Location: 
On Display
Date: 
about 1870-1899
Credit Line: 
Gift of Frederick Carder
Primary Description: 
Colorless lead glass; blown and engraved. (a) Circular flared rim; short cylindrical neck with cut encircling rings; spherical body with four symmetrically placed pushed-in areas engraved as bachelor button flowers and swirling engraved foliate forms; polished pontil; scratch engraved on upper rim: "27". (b) Spherical shape with cut foliate designs; short cylindrical shaft swells to larger shaft; unmarked.
Department: 
Provenance: 
Carder, Frederick ((American, born United Kingdom, 1863-1963)), Source
1959
Color: 
Inscription: 
27
Inscription
scratch engraved upper rim