Perfume Bottle with Stopper

Object Name: 
Perfume Bottle with Stopper

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Object Name: 
Perfume Bottle with Stopper
Place Made: 
Accession Number: 
50.3.20
Dimensions: 
Overall H: about 7.6 cm; (a) Bottle H: 5.1 cm, Diam (max): 6.2 cm
Location: 
On Display
Date: 
1850-1899
Primary Description: 
Perfume Bottle with Stopper. Multicolored lead glass; millefiore canes, free-blown. Colors predominantly blues and greens with some red, white and yellows. Circular "button" body, slightly tapering neck with narrow flange. Circular stopper, flattened on top, tapering to neck.
Department: 
Provenance: 
Steuben Glass, Inc., Source
1950-10-01
Davis, Cecil, Former Collection
Flowers Which Clothe the Meadows
Venue(s)
Corning Museum of Glass 1978-04-26 through 1978-10-21
Title Unknown (Rich's)
Venue(s)
Rich's Inc. 1948-10 through 1948-10
 
Corning: Un Musee de verre Unique au Minde (1990) p. 41;
Antiques: Traditional Techniques of the Master Craftsmen (1986) illustrated, p. 79; BIB# 23613
The Story of Glass (1953) illustrated, plate 12-13 (fig. a); BIB# 25461