Spencer Museum of Art The University of Kansas

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barber bottle
  • United States
  • barber bottle, late 1800s
  • Where object was made: United States
  • pressed glass
  • Object Height: 21.6 cm
    Object Height: 8 1/2 in
  • William Bridges Thayer Memorial
  • Not on display
  • 1928.6636

Light blue, pressed glass bud vase with a globular body. The neck is long and has been pinched to form four, globular sections. The mouth is collared. The body and the four globular sections on the neck are covered with raised bumps or a hobnail design.