Cosmetic Bottle

Cosmetic Bottle
Title
Cosmetic Bottle
Date 
1890-1920
Medium 
Glass
Dimensions 
3 1/4 x 1 3/4 x 1 in.
Description 
This rectangular aqua glass bottle for hair dye has a hand-finished cork lip and is embossed on the sides "A. I. Mathews" and "Venetian Hair Dye". A partial paper label on the front reads "Ven../ Hair/ Prepared by A.I. Mathews New York/ Warranted to Color Grey, Light or Red/ Hair to a beautiful Auburn, Brown or Black..." and a label on the back with instructions for use.
Credit Line 
Gift of Bella C. Landauer
Object Number 
2002.1.462
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group