BEAUTIFUL GEORGIAN DUTCH SOLID SILVER TEAR DROP SHAPE ROCK CRYSTAL SCENT PERFUME BOTTLE. This is a Beautiful Fine Quality Georgian Dutch Solid Silver Mounted Tear Drop Shape Rock Crystal 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 rock crystal body has a very elegant facet cut design to the tear drop shape body which in turn 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 and collar have wonderful floral panels, once open you will see it still retains its metal and cork stopper, this is then finished with a beautiful hallmarked solid silver cartouhe to the front of the scent bottle with the most delicate bright cut engraved folal design finished with a dotted border, the quality of the craftsmanship is superb, it is fully hallmarked to the side of the top and to the cartouche.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. This is designed to lay flat of the ladies dressing table, 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. 4 cm across the body. Lovely condition with some dings and bruising to the silver on the lid and a few tiny nibbles to the body that being said it doesnt detract at all from its rare beauty, just mentioned for accuracy.
All Antique silver items will show some signs of wear, which only adds to the history of the object..... The item "GEORGIAN DUTCH SOLID SILVER TEAR DROP SHAPE ROCK CRYSTAL SCENT PERFUME BOTTLE" is in sale since Tuesday, November 13, 2018. This item is in the category "Antiques\Silver\Solid Silver\Other Solid Silver". The seller is "silver_antiques_uk" and is located in United Kingdom.
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