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Merry Christmas by Benoit

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Merry Christmas by Benoit

Type: 
perfume bottle
Material(s): 
black glass with gilding
Designer/Maker: 
Maurice Depinoix
Markings: 
Benoit Paris
Origin: 
France/Cuba
Date or Era: 
1927
Dimensions: 
12 cm./4.75 in.
Special Features: 
A religious presentation of a gilded Nativity scene. The gilded sculptured stopper depicts the Virgin Mary and the infant Jesus.
Additional Information: 
References: Perfume Presentations by Leach, p. 131; The Art of Perfume by Lefkowith, p. 140. The name Barouh Hermanos was associated with this company as well as Grac. Anastasios Somoza in Cuba.

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