Perfume Flask

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Object Name: 
Perfume Flask
Accession Number: 
56.3.52
Dimensions: 
Overall H: 9.2 cm; Max Diam: 4.9 cm; Min Diam: 1.7 cm
Location: 
On Display
Date: 
1675-1699
Primary Description: 
Transparent blue glass; wear marks; mold-blown. Very flat pear- shaped flask with pad base and short neck having a threaded pewter orifice with cap; on one side of body the three lilies and crown of the coat-of-arms of France, on the other side three heart-shaped motifs with three blossoms and one flower.
Department: 
Provenance: 
Boucaud, M. C., Source
Color: 
Technique: 
Material: 
Perfume, Cologne and Scent Bottles (4th ed) (2006) illustrated, p. 7 (#4, ill.); BIB# 92315
Perfume, Cologne and Scent Bottles (3rd ed) (1999) p. 7 (#4, ill.); BIB# 23719
Perfume, Cologne and Scent Bottles (1986) p. 7, #4, ill.; BIB# 65657