Perfume Bottle with Stopper

Object Name: 
Perfume Bottle with Stopper

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Object Name: 
Perfume Bottle with Stopper
Accession Number: 
74.2.12
Dimensions: 
a) Bottle H: 6.6 cm; Diam: 2.2 cm
Location: 
On Display
Date: 
about 1876-1877
Credit Line: 
Bequest of Mrs. Jason Westerfield
Primary Description: 
Colorless lead glass, gold; (glass) blown, cut. Cylindrical circular form, the sides cut with vertical panels of "strawberry diamonds" alternating with rounded ribs; the hinged metal cap with repousse floral designs, and engraved script monogram "JBN"; the mounts marked "9", ".375" an anchor and a gothic "b" in rectangles with cut corners; the maker's mark partly obliterated, but possibly "BF" in an oval or rectangle with cut corners. Colorless glass stopper.
Department: 
Provenance: 
Westerfield Estate, Mrs. Jason, Source
1974-03-15
Material: 
Inscription: 
JBN
Inscription
9 / .375 / b [BF]
Mark