Scent flask

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Object Name: 
Scent flask
Place Made: 
Accession Number: 
62.3.117
Dimensions: 
H: 1 1/2"
Location: 
Not on Display
Date: 
1860-1880
Credit Line: 
Gift of Mr. George D. Macbeth
Primary Description: 
Black, pink, "goldstone", blue, white, yellow non-lead glasses; blown (lampworked ?). Slender shape, with cylindrical neck, trailed white undulating thread near the top; tiny cork stopper, with metal (brass ?) cap, loop, and chain, attached to a wire around the base of the neck; sloping shoulders, sides tapered gently below, with trailed spiral of gold "aventurine" ("goldstone"), with three stylized pink roses and three flowers with five mottled blue and white petals and yellow centers; flat base.
Department: 
Provenance: 
Macbeth, George D. (1892-1968), Source
1962