Perfume bottle

Object Number: 
1948.315
Date: 
1870-1900
Medium: 
Glass, white metal
Dimensions: 
Overall: 2 7/8 x 1 1/2 in. ( 7.3 x 3.8 cm )
Description: 
Colorless lead glass mold-blown perfume bottle, with metal rim and collar; sides cut with sunburst and gemstone pattern, bottom cut with sunburst pattern; colorless glass stopper nested into collar of bottle; metal cap with hinge attaching top to collar and brass-plated inside, heavily ornamented with scrolled decoration; tiny figure of lion and other motif stamped on inside of cap, possibly maker's mark.
Credit Line: 
Bequest of Weber Hill Arkenburgh
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group