Cosmetic Jar

Collection Type

  • Decorative arts

Date

ca. 1900

GUSN

GUSN-6537

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

Descriptive Terms

jars
glass (material)
repoussé
silver (metal)
Silver
Glass
Repousse
JAR, COSMETIC

Associated Building

Original to Rundlet-May House (Portsmouth, N.H.),

Maker

Unknown

Dimensions

1.375 x 1.625 (HxW) (inches)

Credit Line

Gift of Ralph May

Accession Number

1971.1329AB