Ivory perfume bottle, with silver mounts, oval bob

Made:
1501-1600 in France
maker:
Unknown
SMG00203525

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Ivory perfume bottle, with silver mounts, oval boby, flat base, cylindrical neck, silver neck with screw thread and screw cap attached to shoulder by chain engraved decoration and inscriptions on body, French, 16th century

Details

Category:
Pharmacy-ware
Object Number:
A66234
Materials:
ivory and silver
type:
perfume bottle
taxonomy:
  • furnishing and equipment
  • container - receptacle
credit:
Sotheby's