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Scent Bottle

Maker:
Thomas Webb and Sons
Date:
1870–1900
Geography:
Made in West Midlands, England
Culture:
British (American Market)
Medium:
Cameo opaque white and blue glass, silver
Dimensions:
H. 6 1/4 in. (15.9 cm)
Classification:
Glass
Credit Line:
Gift of Mrs. Darwin S. Morse, 1963
Accession Number:
63.200.19a, b
On view at The Met Fifth Avenue in Gallery 774
Marking: inscribed at base of tail: F. B. M. [with a female profile, lion, I, and shield]; inscribed around inside of top [same marks as above in reverse order]; inscribed on fish's belly: Rd / 15111
Mrs. Darwin Morse, Richmond, Massachusetts, until 1963
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