AGE: circa 1890s - 1900s. DESCRIPTION: This is a RARE milk glass barber bottle manufactured for Koken in the late 1800s or early 1900s! This beautiful bottle is a true piece of utilitarian art!
Made of milk glass in a two-piece mold with applied neck. Hand painted with orange and blue flowers. Barber chair company name and location embossed on bottom.
Measures 9" high with a 2-5/8" base diameter. A great addition to your barber memorabilia or decanter collection! MINT GLASS with VERY GOOD PAINT. This beautifully hand-painted bottle has what appears to be an area of missing paint around shoulder where it would have been gripped by the barber. Painted line around base has also worn thin or disappeared in places.
No glass scratches, chips, cracks, fisheyes, pressure lines, staining or other damage. Thanks for looking, and have a blessed day. The item "1890s 1900s KOKEN BARBER BOTTLE, MILK GLASS HAND PAINTED FLOWERS, ST. LOUIS, MO" is in sale since Thursday, September 07, 2017.This item is in the category "Collectibles\Bottles & Insulators\Bottles\Antique (Pre-1900)\Hair & Skin Care". The seller is "jstars" and is located in Chesapeake, Virginia.
This item can be shipped worldwide.