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Cologne bottle

Description

Porcelain souvenir cologne bottle; "Dom. Koln."; paper label "EAU DE COLOGNE ORIGINAL 1648./ JMH FARINA". Metal and cork stopper; bottle gilded w/ painted cathedral on one side and printed cathedral on labeled side.

Details

Maker
Possibly JMH Farina (Maker)
Date
1890-1920
Inscriptions
Printed label on side of bottle: ""JMH FARINA""
Location of origin
Germany
Associated Building
Original to Castle Tucker (Wiscasset, Me.).
Material
gilding
porcelain
Object type
Toilet Article
Descriptive terms
BOTTLE, TOILET
Cathedral
cathedrals (buildings)
Gilded
gilding
perfume bottles
porcelain
Porcelain
Dimensions
3.75 x 2.75 x 0.75 (HxWxD) (inches)
Accession Number
1998.2242AB
Credit Line
Gift of Miss Jane S. Tucker
GUSN
18144

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