Barber Bottle

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Object Name: 
Barber Bottle
Place Made: 
Accession Number: 
95.3.79 A
Dimensions: 
Overall H: 19.9 cm, Diam: 9.2 cm
Location: 
Not on Display
Date: 
about 1880-1920
Credit Line: 
Gift of John C. Goodrich in memory of Elsie Moore Price
Primary Description: 
Transparent amethyst non-lead glass; mold-blown, tooled, enameled. Amethyst barber bottle with globular body blown in optical mold and long, double-bulbous neck and a rolled rim. The body is enameled with white flowers with red centers. The rim shows traces of white enamel. Rough pontil mark under circular, concave base.
Department: 
Provenance: 
Goodrich, John C., Source
1995-11-30
Color: 
Material: 
Inscription: 
2/pair
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gummed on base
2/pair
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gummed on base
Similar / Holiner / pg.50
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gummed on base