ELEGANT GEORGIAN DUTCH SOLID SILVER CRYSTAL GLASS SCENT PERFUME BOTTLE. This is a Beautiful Fine Quality Georgian Dutch Solid Silver Mounted Crystal Glass Scent Perfume Bottle, this beautiful scent bottle has the early Dutch Hallmarks and was crafted circa 1825 making it nearly 200 years old, the shape and design is wonderful, so very elegant and timeless, it has the most beautiful elegant Shape to the body. The body has a very elegant facet cut design to the body which raises elegantly to the long slender neck which again has facet cut panels, this reflects the light beautifully, the design to the glass body is beautiful and when the light catches it the bottle sparkles, the stunning onion shape hinged lid has beautiful embossed gadroon decoration finished with a ball finial and collar is so very elegant with a slender silver bright cut engraved decoration to the wonderful panels, once open you will see it still retains its original cork stopper, as you can see it has wear to the stopper but still comes out if done gently, this is then finished to the base with its original solid silver gadroon base allowing the scent bottle to stand nice and firmly with no wobble, the quality of the craftsmanship is superb, it is fully hallmarked to the collar and also the base with the early duel sword mark. This would have once belonged to a wealthy lady in the Georgian period and used daily in a time when thing were so very different, its stunning.
It is so very tactile and once picked up has the most wonderful feel, this will add something very special to any collection my photos dont do it justice. Lovely with just some bruising and a little splitting to the hinged lid, just mentioned for accuracy. The item "ELEGANT GEORGIAN DUTCH SOLID SILVER CRYSTAL GLASS SCENT PERFUME BOTTLE" is in sale since Sunday, November 18, 2018.
This item is in the category "Antiques\Silver\Solid Silver\Other Solid Silver". The seller is "silver_treasures" and is located in ledbury. This item can be shipped worldwide.