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Perfume Bottle

1949.575AB (RS119691)

Description

Opaque bright apple green ewer-style perfume bottle with acid-frosted surface treatment. Tear-drop shaped body on circular foot. Thin elongated neck flaring sharply at dished circular mouth with gilt rim. Gilt medial banding and foot trim. Globular stopper with gilt banding, elongated neck and tapered cylindrical terminus.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1860 C-1880 C
Associated Building
Original to Hamilton House (South Berwick, Me.).
Material
frosting
gilding
glass (material)
molding (forming)
Object type
Toilet Article
Descriptive terms
BOTTLE, TOILET
Frosted
frosting
Gilded
gilding
Glass
glass (material)
Molded
molding (forming)
perfume bottles
Dimensions
9.125 x 3.375 (HxW) (inches)
Accession Number
1949.575AB
Credit Line
Bequest of Elizabeth R. Vaughan
GUSN
7600

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