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Hand-painted and enameled Staffordshire Scent Bottle Enlarge Image Enlarge Image

Hand-painted and enameled Staffordshire Scent Bottle

Type:Scent bottle

Material(s):Cooper enamel, gilt metal stopper/neck mount

Designer/Maker:Unknown

Origin:England, Staffordshire area

Date or Era:Circa 1750

Dimensions:3 3/4" H x 1 1/2" W x 3/4" deep

Additional Information:
All hand painted with enamel scenes: village and horseback rider and reverse with ship/wharf; rainbow color reserves, neck and gold scroll design. Gilt bird stopper. No restorations. For similar, see Launert, page 132, figure 137