Perfume bottle

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Object Name: 
Perfume bottle
Accession Number: 
62.3.116
Dimensions: 
Overall H: 9.525 cm
Location: 
On Display
Date: 
1850-1875
Credit Line: 
Gift of George D. Macbeth
Primary Description: 
Colorless, blue, white lead glasses; blown, striped, cut. Tapered form, with panel-cut sides; enclosing swirled stripes of blue alternating with opaque with stripes, each formed of three closely-spaced threads; short neck with stamped gilt beaded brass collar and hinged, domed cover with stamped stylized wave or cloud pattern; the neck ground for a stopper; polished flat polygonal base.
Department: 
Provenance: 
Macbeth, George D., Source
1962