Myosotis, Bouchon figurine, Toilette flacon no. 2 (Forget-me-not, figurine stopper, eau-de-toilette flask no. 2)

Title: 
Myosotis, Bouchon figurine, Toilette flacon no. 2 (Forget-me-not, figurine stopper, eau-de-toilette flask no. 2)

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Object Name: 
Perfume Bottle with Stopper
Title: 
Myosotis, Bouchon figurine, Toilette flacon no. 2 (Forget-me-not, figurine stopper, eau-de-toilette flask no. 2)
Accession Number: 
2011.3.258
Dimensions: 
Overall H: 26.5 cm, W: 16 cm, D: 6.7 cm
Location: 
Not on Display
Date: 
designed in 1928
Credit Line: 
Gift of Elaine and Stanford Steppa
Primary Description: 
Perfume Bottle with Stopper, "Myosotis, Bouchon figurine, Toilette flacon no. 2 (Forget-me-not, figurine stopper, eau-de-toilette flask no. 2)". Colorless glass, brown patina; mold-blown vessel, mold-pressed stopper, acid-etched, applied patina. (a) Flattened ovoid bottle with narrow neck and flat rim. Exterior of vessel decorated with floral garland arches. Brown patina on exterior. (b) Stopper with figure of kneeling nude woman with arms showering herself with flowers. Brown patina on decoration.
Department: 
Provenance: 
Steppa, Elaine, Source
2011-12-09
Steppa, Stanford, Source
2011-12-09
Material: 
Inscription: 
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inscription
Engraved (b) on base of stopper
R. Lalique France No. 612
signature
Engraved (a) on base
Rene Lalique: Enchanted by Glass (2014) illustrated, p. 154-155 (no. 26); BIB# 139598