Scent bottle

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Object Name: 
Scent bottle
Place Made: 
Accession Number: 
69.3.4
Dimensions: 
Overall H: 5.5 cm, W: 3 cm
Location: 
Not on Display
Date: 
1750-1800
Credit Line: 
Gift of Mrs. Sarah E. Young
Primary Description: 
Colorless and opalescent white non-lead glasses; blown, threaded, trailed. Cylindrical neck, slightly incurved at the rim; bulbous knop above a flattened true-baluster form; colorless with white, nearly vertical threads; pincered trailings on the sides; applied colorless oval base, with rough pontil mark.
Department: 
Provenance: 
Young, Sarah E., Source
1969-01-14