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Panier Fleuri, Harriet Hubbard Ayer

Type:Perfume bottle

Material(s):Glass

Designer/Maker:Julien Viard for Harriet Hubbard Ayer

Markings:HHA stenciled on bottom in the usual format "HAH"

Label:None

Origin:France

Date or Era:c. 1922

Dimensions:4.1 in./10.4 cm. h.

Special Features:Title translates " Basket of Flowers"

Additional Information:
The bottle is clear glass with vertical molded panels of flowers and leaves having a black patina and a matching flowered stopper. The same design appears on the reverse. Viard made a number of bottles for Ayer and other perfumers, each in a unique shape, but with molded flowers and/or leaves and a similar black patina.