2 Barber Bottles

What is AAT?

The Art & Architecture Thesaurus (AAT) (r) is a structured vocabulary for generic concepts related to art and architecture. It was developed by The Getty Research Institute to help research institutions become consistent in the terminology they use.Learn More

Object Name: 
2 Barber Bottles
Place Made: 
Accession Number: 
See Individual Records
Not on Display
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. Matching pair of barber bottles 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.
Goodrich, John C., Source