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Perfume bottle

1998.2265 (RS24341)

Description

Perfume bottle in brass carriage w/ butterfly in front in pulling position; on rectangular mount; brass hinged lid on bottle; butterfly w/ blue and red coloring.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1860-1890
Associated Building
Original to Castle Tucker (Wiscasset, Me.).
Material
brass (alloy)
glass (material)
marble (rock)
Object type
Toilet Article
Descriptive terms
BOTTLE, TOILET
Brass
brass (alloy)
butterflies
Butterfly
figure- and animal-derived motifs
Glass
glass (material)
Marble
marble (rock)
perfume bottles
Dimensions
2.875 x 4 x 2.25 (HxWxD) (inches)
Accession Number
1998.2265
Credit Line
Gift of Miss Jane S. Tucker
GUSN
18168

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