Scent Bottle with Stopper and Cap

Object Name: 
Scent Bottle with Stopper and Cap

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Object Name: 
Scent Bottle with Stopper and Cap
Maker(s): 
Place Made: 
Accession Number: 
84.3.165
Dimensions: 
Overall L: 8.6 cm; a) W: 4.9 cm
Location: 
On Display
Date: 
about 1820-1840
Credit Line: 
Clara S. Peck Endowment
Primary Description: 
Colorless lead glass, white sulphide; blown, encased, cut, molded sulphide, stamped metal. Ovoid shape, with two oval panels on the faces, one enclosing a double sulphide portrait of a man and a woman (Napoleon I and Marie Louise) facing sinister,and on the opposite side a child (the King of Rome) facing dexter; sides with prismatic cutting; short cylindrical neck, ground for a stopper; the glass stopper with tapered shank and vertical pad; threaded silver sleeve attached to the neck; domed, ribbed, threaded cover.
Department: 
Provenance: 
Peck, Clara S., Source
1984-04-06
Lyons, Louis, Source
1984-04-06
Venue(s)
Corning Museum of Glass 2003-03-20 through 2003-09-01
West Bridge Show