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Perfume bottle

1998.451 (RS21617)

Description

Small perfume vial, shell, mother-of-pearl body w/ brass filigree end pieces. Top attached by chain. Brass and cork stopper. Egg-shaped vial.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1860-1880
Associated Building
Original to Castle Tucker (Wiscasset, Me.).
Material
brass (alloy)
cork (bark)
mother of pearl
Object type
Toilet Article
Descriptive terms
BOTTLE, TOILET
Brass
brass (alloy)
Cork
cork (bark)
mother of pearl
Mother-of-Pearl
perfume bottles
Dimensions
3 (H), 1.5 (diameter) (inches)
Accession Number
1998.451
Credit Line
Gift of Miss Jane S. Tucker
GUSN
18415

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