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Pocket perfume bottle

Object Number: 
1942.505
Date: 
1780-1820
Medium: 
Glass
Dimensions: 
Overall: 4 1/2 x 3 5/8 x 2 in. ( 11.4 x 9.2 x 5.1 cm )
Description: 
Colorless lead glass pocket bottle, blown in a dip mold of about sixty vertical ribs; flattened ovoid body with ridge at shoulder formed by second gather of glass; cylindrical neck; pontil mark on base.
Credit Line: 
Gift of Mrs. J. Insley Blair
Provenance: 
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group