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Wave Crest Bottle with likely Irice Atomizer top

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Wave Crest Bottle with likely Irice Atomizer top

Type: 
Atomizer
Material(s): 
Helmschmeid swirl opal glass blank with applied decoration and metal atomizer top with inset glass "gems"
Designer/Maker: 
Wave Crest Ware, C.F. Monroe Company
Markings: 
None
Origin: 
Meriden, Connecticut
Date or Era: 
ca. 1900
Dimensions: 
5-1/2 inches high
Additional Information: 
Wave Crest, Nakara and Kelva Wares were produced by C.F. Monroe Company starting in 1898. Monroe purchased opal glass blanks which they then decorated and marketed. For more on "American Scent Bottles," view the presentation on this website under the Resources tab. It has come to our attention that the atomizer is likely an Irice top. This is considered a marriage of parts.

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