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Early Fancy Decorated Scent Bottle

Year: 18th century - early 19th century

Weight:0.05 lbs

Early corset shaped scent bottle circa 1780-1830s.Made of clear glass with 6 rows of rigaree decoration,usually found with only 4. Perfect example Early America or England. Scent bottles where very common in those early days prior to indoor plumbing,Walking down a busy street was often unpleasent due to the stink of everything from garbage to human waste.A splash or 2 and hopefully you were not smelling the unpleasnt smell.