c.1880 Ruby Flashed & Engraved Souvenir Scent Perfume Bottle

REF: 3756

c.1880 Ruby Flashed & Engraved Souvenir Scent Perfume Bottle

REF: 3756

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An excellent flashed ruby round glass scent bottle, with a hinged brass top, and glass stopper. The bevelled edge bottle is engraved to the front with a flower and leaf spray above the words "Souvenir de Bade" (souvenir of Baden-Württemberg), the back is clear to allow the light through. Condition: light scuff to the top; light rubbing to the colour; one or two tiny edge nicks to high points; light age and use wear; nothing further found; satisfactory lid fit. Circa 1880, German. Dimensions based on centimetres and rounded to the nearest quarter inch. Height 5.5cm/2.25in.

c.1880 ruby flashed and engraved souvenir scent perfume bottle

  • Height 5.5 cm / 2 14"
  • Diameter 4 cm / 1 34"