Spencer Museum of Art The University of Kansas

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figural bottle
  • United States
  • figural bottle, 1800s
  • Where object was made: United States
  • pressed glass
  • Object Height: 26 cm
    Object Height: 10 1/4 in
  • William Bridges Thayer Memorial
  • Not on display
  • 1928.6628

Pressed glass figural bottle in the shape of a grandfather clock. The glass is partly frosted. It has a rectangular, high base with four columns at the corners. The clock has a pendulum with a star design on it. The face of the clock has two hands and Roman numerals. The hands are pointing towards the 12 and the 4. The neck of the bottle is short and cylindrical with a collared mouth.