Spencer Museum of Art The University of Kansas

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figural bottle
  • Mexico
  • figural bottle, circa 1870
  • Where object was made: Mexico
  • glass
  • Object Height: 29.4 cm
    Object Height: 11 9/16 in
  • Gift of Mrs. Fred Abel
  • Not on display
  • 1954.0275
Description

Brown glass figural bottle in the shape of a rotund man in evening dress and wearing a top hat (identified as Big Bill Best/John Bull). The man is on a square base. The mouth of the bottle is collared.