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Decorative Bottle in Canister

Description

Tin canister (a) with cover (b) housing a glass bottle and stopper (c) with gilt decoration.

Details

Maker
unknown
Inscriptions
"Attar[?] of Rose / and bottle / brought from abroad / by Grandfather Edes / more than 50 yrs ago / and / 3 Oct 1906 given to / Penelope by / Miss Caroline A. Littlefield" (Handwritten on affixed sticker/label on base of bottle)
"Mr. James Mayer / handwriting" (handwritten on scrap of paper found inside tin)
Material
glass (material)
tin alloy
Object type
Containers
Descriptive terms
Can
containers (receptacles)
glass (material)
Tin
tin alloy
Accession Number
1961.57A-C
GUSN
312058

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