Perfume Bottle with Bust of Princess Charlotte; Stopper

Object Name: 
Perfume Bottle with Bust of Princess Charlotte; Stopper

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Object Name: 
Perfume Bottle with Bust of Princess Charlotte; Stopper
Accession Number: 
84.2.31
Location: 
Not on Display
Date: 
about 1830-1840
Credit Line: 
Clara S. Peck Endowment
Primary Description: 
Colorless lead glass, white sulphide; blown, cut, encased, molded sulphide. Oval, straight-sided shape; flat rim; short, cylindrical neck, ground for a stopper; sloping shoulders, with angular cutting at the sides; square, convex panel on the front, enclosing a molded sulphide bust of a woman (Princess Charlotte), turned slightly to sinister; reverse plain; sides with horizontal grooves; cross-cut pattern on the back; polished flat base with polished pontil mark.
Department: 
Provenance: 
Lyons, Louis, Source
1984-04-06