Smelling bottle

Object Number: 
1965.761b
Date: 
1825-1875
Medium: 
Glass, cork
Dimensions: 
Overall: 1 x 3 x 2 in. ( 2.5 x 7.6 x 5.1 cm )
Description: 
Colorless blown lead glass smelling bottle; cylindrical wound body (seahorse shape) with applied trailed thread decoration (colorless) crimped into parallel notches, with crimped end; straight finish with fire-polished lip; pontil mark on side; cork in mouth.
Credit Line: 
Bequest of Mrs. F. MacDonald Sinclair (Jennie H. Sinclair)
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group