Glass, gilt, metal (probably brass)
Overall: 3 3/8 x 1 5/8 x 1 1/4 in. ( 8.6 x 4.1 x 3.2 cm )
engraved: maker's mark on inside on inside of cap: "[illeg.] MORDAN & CO. LONDON (around crown)"
Translucent red non-lead glass smelling bottle (or pungent) blown in a mold and gilded, with elaborately decorated metal (probably gilded) cap; bottle cut with pattern of arches and oval indentations and polished, and gilded with pattern of flowers, scrolls, and other decoration; cap with raised scene of fountain with birds drinking out of it and with scrolls at bottom; maker's mark under cap.
Bequest of Mrs. F. MacDonald Sinclair (Jennie H. Sinclair)
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