Spencer Museum of Art The University of Kansas

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scent bottle with stopper
  • Bristol?
  • scent bottle with stopper, 1800s
  • Where object was made: England, United Kingdom or United States
  • glass
  • Object Height/Diameter: 19.05 x 7.62 cm
    Object Height/Diameter: 7 1/2 x 3 in
  • William Bridges Thayer Memorial
  • Not on display
  • 1928.6777.a,b
Description

Clear glass scent bottle and stopper, flashed with red. The bottle has a conical body with a thin, cylindrical neck. It has a globular stopper that tapers into a point at the top, the lower half of which is clear. There is a pontil mark on the bottom of the bottle.