Cameo Scent Bottle with Monkeys

Object Name: 
Cameo Scent Bottle with Monkeys

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Object Name: 
Cameo Scent Bottle with Monkeys
Place Made: 
Accession Number: 
Overall H: 9.8 cm, W: 3.7 cm, D: 3.1 cm
On Display
about 1880-1900
Credit Line: 
Gift of the Ennion Society
Primary Description: 
Cameo Scent Bottle with Monkeys. Colorless, white, and brown glasses, silver; cased, blown, carved, assembled. Flattened teardrop-shaped brown, layered over colorless, over dark brown glass scent bottle. Each side of bottle decorated with a seated monkey, with stippled hair and outstretched arms. Silver neck fixed to top of bottle; undecorated globular cap hinged to neck (a modern replacement).
Jacobson, Susan Kaplan, Source
English cameo glass perfume bottles (2020) illustrated, p. 67, F8, F9;
Acquisitions (2017) illustrated, pp. 26-27 (#18); BIB# AI103665
English Cameo Glass (1980) illustrated, p. 265, fig. C211; BIB# 20952