Seahorse Shaped Scent Bottle

Object Name: 
Seahorse Shaped Scent Bottle

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Object Name: 
Seahorse Shaped Scent Bottle
Accession Number: 
Overall L: 6.3 cm
Not on Display
probably 1800-1825
Primary Description: 
Seahorse Shaped Scent Bottle. Clear glass; free blown and tooled, with applied and latticinio decoration; tube-shaped body contracting at cylindrical neck with rough rim and forming a spiral at the other end ("seahorse bottle"); applied pincered trailing of blue glass; plain latticinio threads slightly swirling to right.
Vose, Source
The Woman's Day Dictionary of American Glass (1961-08) illustrated, p. 34, row 3, middle center; BIB# 98018