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Perfume Bottle

1949.783.2AB (RS119893)

Description

Waisted, squat bulbous transparent vaseline yellow body. Hexagonal overall form, each side with a teardrop or loop facet and a globular ball flanked by sharply painted corners. Polished pontil. Circular flat mouth receiving cylindrical stopper with unground pontil and a faceted teardrop shaped finial with a trapped air bubble.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
ca. 1840
Associated Building
Original to Hamilton House (South Berwick, Me.).
Material
blow molding
glass (material)
Object type
Toilet Article
Descriptive terms
blow molding
Blown
BOTTLE, TOILET
Glass
glass (material)
perfume bottles
Dimensions
5.375 x 2.75 (HxW) (inches)
Accession Number
1949.783.2AB
Credit Line
Bequest of Elizabeth R. Vaughan
GUSN
7758

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