Spencer Museum of Art The University of Kansas

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blue bottle
  • United States
  • blue bottle, 1800s
  • Where object was made: United States?
  • glass
  • Object Height: 22.3 cm
    Object Height: 8 3/4 in
  • Gift of Mrs. Fred Abel
  • Not on display
  • 1954.0269

Blown, blue milk glass barber bottle with a cylindrical body and shoulders that taper into the neck. The mouth is flanged. Around the bottom of the bottle is a circle pattern. As the design moves up the body the circles become elongated. The design is swirled at the top of the bottle.