c.1870 French enamelled scent perfume bottle, silver gilt mounts

REF: 4827

c.1870 French enamelled scent perfume bottle, silver gilt mounts

REF: 4827

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An excellent cylinder form scent bottle, with a hinged top, patterned silver gilt rim band, and glass stopper. The bottle is decorated in the round with polychrome enamels and features a young couple in a rural setting. Condition: top somewhat out of true when closed (see image); minor rubbing to the silver gilt; light surface wear; nothing further found; light hinge play but good closure. Circa 1870, hallmarked with a boar's head in two places. Article measured in centimetres and rounded to the nearest quarter inch. 7.5cm/3in high.

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  • Height 7.5 cm / 3 14"
  • Diameter 2.5 cm / 1 14"