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Gold Fish Vinaigrette

Type:Vinaigrette

Material(s):Gold and rubies

Designer/Maker:unknown

Markings:none

Origin:unknown

Date or Era:c. 1800

Dimensions:4 in.

Additional Information:
Scent holder in the shape of a fish, articulated with scales and fins. Ruby eyes. Head of fish hinged, inner compartment with pierced grillwork to hold scent soaked sponge.