Barber Bottle

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Object Name: 
Barber Bottle
Place Made: 
Accession Number: 
95.3.94
Dimensions: 
Overall H: 20 cm, Diam: 10.5 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 bulbous body, a long straight neck, and a sheared, gilded lip. The bottle is decorated around the shoulder with an enameled band of stylized floral sprays curving left, with white and orange blossoms. Each sprig is intersected with a white C-scroll. Round base with a tooled footring, a shallow kick and a rough pontil mark.
Department: 
Provenance: 
Goodrich, John C., Source
1995
Inscription: 
21
label
Affixed base