Perfume Bottle with Silver Stopper in "Gracia" Pattern

Object Name: 
Perfume Bottle with Silver Stopper in "Gracia" Pattern

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Object Name: 
Perfume Bottle with Silver Stopper in "Gracia" Pattern
Accession Number: 
2005.4.16 B
Dimensions: 
Overall H: 15.4 cm, W: 5.9 cm, D: 5.9 cm
Location: 
On Display
Date: 
about 1920-1930
Primary Description: 
Perfume Bottle with Silver Stopper in "Gracia" Pattern. Colorless glass; blown, tooled, cut, engraved polished; silver. Tall rectangular-shaped bottle, a short cylindrical neck that flares to flattened rim, and an engraved silver-topped stopper. The body of the bottle is decorated with bands of vertical lines. Each side has an oval medallion with an engraved image of an overflowing cornucopia, basket with fruit/flowers, group of fruit/grapes, or a basket with flowers. The base has a cut star.
Department: 
Pattern Name: 
Gracia
Provenance: 
Spitulnik, Alice, Source
2005-03-01
Category: 
Material: 
Inscription: 
[illegible initials]
Inscription
Engraved On top of silver stopper (b).
HAWKES
Signature
Acid-stamped On bottom edge of base of (a) bottle. Hawkes tre-foil symbol with text below it.
HAWKES STERLING 3006
Signature
Stamped On bottom edge of silver at top of shank on stopper (b).