1857 Howell James Emerald Crystal Scent Perfume Smelling Salts Bottle, Boxed

REF: 5176

1857 Howell James Emerald Crystal Scent Perfume Smelling Salts Bottle, Boxed

REF: 5176

A handsome and heavy ovoid emerald crystal smelling salts bottle, with a spring and catch mounted foliate scrollwork engraved hinged silver gilt top - the latter with vacant cartouche. The bottle comes with the original box. Condition: wear to the box; minor wear to the bottle; nothing further found; hinge firm, excellent closure. Silver hallmarked for 1857, somewhat rubbed maker's mark "WB" for William Baker, inside of the lid marked "Howell & Co. London" for Howell James & Co. 5,7,9 Regents Street London, box also marked with the company name. Height 8.5cm/3.25in, width 4.5cm/1.75in, depth 2.5cm/1in.

  • Height 8.5 cm / 3 "
  • Width 4.5 cm / 2"
  • Depth 2.5 cm / 1"