Scent Bottle with Stopper

Object Name: 
Scent Bottle with Stopper

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Object Name: 
Scent Bottle with Stopper
Accession Number: 
Overall H: 8.6 cm, L (max): 5.3 cm
Not on Display
Credit Line: 
Gift of Mrs. Anna Fern Sherwood
Primary Description: 
Colorless glass, black enamel; cast, cut, ground and polished; enameled. (a) Bottle with rim everted with horizontal top and rounded edge; short cylindrical neck, ground but not polished on inside; horizontal rectangular shoulder, below which body has elongated hexagonal plan; wall splays, descends vertically and tapers with hollow facets occupying longer sides and four triangular areas of black enamel; flat rectangular base. Ridges left by seams of two-piece mold plainly visible on bottom of rim and outside of neck; (b) stopper: upper part has flat top and eight vertical sides, below which there is a construction; lower part is cylindrical, tapering and ground but not polished.
Sherwood, Anna Fern, Source