Spencer Museum of Art The University of Kansas

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scent bottle
  • Samson Mordan
    active 1800s
    active: England, United Kingdom
  • scent bottle, circa 1882
  • Where object was made: London, England, United Kingdom
  • sterling silver
  • Object Height/Diameter: 5.3 x 2.1 cm
    Object Height/Diameter: 2 1/16 x 13/16 in
  • Gift of Kathleen McBride Hall
  • Not on display
  • 2005.0188
Description
Inscriptions/Signature

Cylinder, top third is hinged. The interior is gold in color and contains a glass stopper. The outside of the container is covered in a scroll design, except for the bottom and a circle on the top