Year: 18th century - early 19th century
Another Less often seen form of a early scent bottle. It is an early forms ame Era as the common "seahorse" horse scent.good details applied rigaree and tiny foot.No damage. Scent bottles were a nessissity and any woman of means likely carried one to block the nasty smell when out of the home as the streets were open sewers. Chamber pots were simply dumped out of the window or door,combined with rotting foods,horses it must have been nasty Let alone the people themselves bathing was not practical for most folks. 3 1/4"