Barber Bottle

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Object Name: 
Barber Bottle
Place Made: 
Accession Number: 
95.3.93
Dimensions: 
Overall H: 18.3 cm, Diam: 9.9 cm
Location: 
Not on Display
Date: 
about 1880-1920
Credit Line: 
Gift of John C. Goodrich in memory of Elsie Moore Price
Primary Description: 
Barber Bottle. Transparent yellowish green non-lead glass; mold-blown, tooled, enameled, gilded. Barber bottle of transparent yellowish green glass with globular body, a long neck with bulbous protrusion near the shoulder, and a rolled lip with gilded rim. The bottles is decorated around the shoulder with an enameled band of stylized blossoms with orange centers, followed around the widest part of the body by a garland of dotted arches curving down, and groups of three stylized white daisies below. Round base with a hollow foot ring, a shallow kick and a rough pontil mark.
Department: 
Provenance: 
Goodrich, John C., Source
1995
Material: 
Inscription: 
20
label
Affixed base