Spencer Museum of Art The University of Kansas

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figural bottle
  • United States
  • figural bottle, 1870
  • Where object was made: United States
  • pressed glass
  • Object Height: 29.9 cm
    Object Height: 11 3/4 in
  • William Bridges Thayer Memorial
  • Not on display
  • 1928.6550

Pressed glass figural bottle in the shape of a rotund man (identified as Big Bill Best/John Bull). The man is standing on a plain, square base. He has a round face. His top hat forms the neck of the bottle.