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Cosmetic Jar

Description

Squat circular, faceted colorless glass body; repoussed scroll design on silver cap (possibly silver plate, no marks), conforming to circular mouth of jar.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
ca. 1900
Associated Building
Original to Rundlet-May House (Portsmouth, N.H.).
Material
glass (material)
repoussé
silver (metal)
Object type
Toilet Article
Descriptive terms
Glass
glass (material)
JAR, COSMETIC
jars
Repousse
repoussé
Silver
silver (metal)
Dimensions
1.375 x 1.625 (HxW) (inches)
Accession Number
1971.1329AB
Credit Line
Gift of Ralph May
GUSN
6537

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