Barber Bottle

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Object Name: 
Barber Bottle
Place Made: 
Accession Number: 
95.3.97
Dimensions: 
Overall H: 16.8 cm, Diam (max): 9.4 cm
Location: 
Not on Display
Date: 
about 1880-1920
1900-1920
Credit Line: 
Gift of John C. Goodrich in memory of Elsie Moore Price
Primary Description: 
Barber Bottle. Colorless and pale pink non-lead glasses; mold-blown, tooled, enameled, stained. Barber bottle with a bulbous body and a long straight neck with a flared rim. Pale pink stain extends in decreasing intensity from lip to shoulder. The body is painted with groups of stylized white blossoms with blue centers and larger blossoms with orange centers, interspersed with white stars. Flat base with tooled footring and a rough pontil mark.
Department: 
Provenance: 
Goodrich, John C., Source
1995
Material: 
Inscription: 
30
label
Affixed base