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Ivory Travel Perfume

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Ivory Travel Perfume

Type: 
Perfume bottle
Material(s): 
Ivory, glass, gold, silver
Designer/Maker: 
unknown
Markings: 
none
Origin: 
European
Date or Era: 
c. 1800
Dimensions: 
1.9 in. h.
Additional Information: 
A tiny clear glass bottle with ground glass stopper and a silver screw cap sits inside a carved ivory quiver case. The case is decorated with applied gold "dots" and has a gold ring in the center. The two pieces screw together.

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