EDWARDIAN SILVER MOUNTED OPALINE GLASS SCENT BOTTLE ...

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NOV91

This gorgeous and rather unusual Edwardian silver and opalescent glass cologne bottle was made by the celebrated William Comyns and is dated London 1909. The pale lilac opaline pressed glass body of baluster form. The lobed body decorated with gilt motifs and enamel flower heads and raised on a pedestal foot. The hinged silver lid embossed with a classical scene. The neck fitted with the original opaline glass stopper. the inner lid with a rich gilt wash.

Hallmarks:

WC for William Comyns.
London Assay Mark.
Lion Passant.
Date letter "o" for 1909.

Dimensions:

Height: 13cm / 2.2 inches.
Maximum Diameter: 9cm / 3.4 inches.
Base diameter: 6cm /2.3 inches.

Condition:

Very good.
The glass in very good condition.
Gilt decorations a little rubbed.
Enamel decorations in good order.
The hinge is strong.
Good set of hallmarks.

Postage UK: 10 Special Delivery Next day.
Postage overseas: 12 International Signed For.
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£265
| $361 USD | €295 EUR

RARE VICTORIAN SILVER SNAKE SCENT BOTTLE BY ...

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JUIN91

This unusual silver mounted crystal scent bottle was made by the celebrated silversmiths Saunders & Shepherd and is dated Birmingham 1896.The top is inset with a ruby cabochon, and a silver snake with ruby eyes is coiled round the glass, its head on the collar.

Hallmarks:

CS*FS for Cornelius Desormeaux Saunders & James Francis Hollings Shepherd.
Birmingham Assay Mark.
Lion Passant.
Date letter "w" for 1896..

Dimensions:

Height: 6.5cm / 2.4 inches.
Diameter: 1.5cm / 0.6 inches.

Condition:

Very good.
No damage to the glass.
Silver top in very good , smooth condition.
Strong hinge.
Original stopper.
One garnet eye a little bigger than the other, possibly a replacement.

Postage UK: 7.50 Special Delivery Next day.
Postage overseas: 12 International Signed For.
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£225
| $306 USD | €250 EUR

VICTORIAN SILVER & CUT GLASS SCENT BOTTLE ...

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JUIL75

This striking 5 inches tall Victorian silver scent bottle bears the marks of the prolific scent bottle maker Charles May and is dated Birmingham 1897. The fully hallmarked, pull-off, embossed silver lid mounted on a cut glass slim oval body. The colour graduating from a vivid green to clear glass.

Hallmarks:

CM for Charles May.
Lion Passant.
Birmingham Assay Mark
Date letter "x" for 1897.

Dimensions:

Height: 13 cm - 5 inches.
Width at widest: 6 cm - 2.2 inches
Depth: 2cm / 1 inch.

Condition:
Very good.
No dings to silver lid.
Glass body, glass neck and glass stopper in perfect condition.
A fabulous scent bottle.

Postage UK: 8 Special Delivery Next day.
Postage overseas: from 18 International Signed For.
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£225
| $306 USD | €250 EUR

SILVER & PORCELAIN SPECKLED EGG SCENT BOTTLE ...

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NOV98

This sweet porcelain scent bottle, shaped as a bird's egg, is hallmarked for Birmingham 1876 and bears the marks of Charles May, prolific scent bottle maker. The glazed "peachy" pink porcelain body with silver flecks.
Egg scent bottles are hard to come by and are therefore very desirable and collectable.
Silver screw-top and collar.
Inner silver top fitted with original cork.

Hallmarks:

Birmingham Assay Mark
CM for Charles May.
Date letter "b" for 1876.
Lion Passant.
Condition:

Porcelain body in excellent condition.
Silver lid with a couple of dings.
Original inner cork
Silver neck in very good condition.

Dimensions:

Height: 4.5cm
Width: 2cm

Postage UK: 7 Special Delivery Next day.
Postage overseas: 12 International Signed For.
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£225
| $306 USD | €250 EUR

VICTORIAN SILVER & URANIUM GLASS SCENT BOTTLE ...

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NOV81

This delightful Victorian silver mounted uranium glass scent bottle was made by the prolific scent bottle maker Charles May and is dated Birmingham 1890. The vivid yellow glass body with panel cuttings. The neck wit a fully hallmarked hinged silver lid opening to reveal a gilt interior and clear glass stopper.

Hallmarks:
CM for Charles May.
Lion Passant.
Birmingham Assay Mark
Date letter "q" for 1890.

Dimensions:

Height: 6cm / 2.3 inches.
Base diameter: 4cm / 1.4 inches.

Condition:
Glass in very good condition with very few minor nibs, as expected in such cut glass bottles.
Silver lid in very good condition.

Postage UK: 8 Special Delivery Next day.
Postage overseas: 12 International Signed For.
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£215
| $293 USD | €239 EUR

UNUSUAL SILVER MOUNTED FROSTED TURQUOISE GLASS SCENT ...

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DEC76

This is a very pretty and rather unusual solid silver and turquoise glass scent bottle. The rounded rectangular frosted glass body cut to turquoise glass in circular and oval patterns. The neck mounted with a beautifully embossed solid silver hinged lid.
The neck fitted with a clear glass stopper.

Hallmarks:
Unmarked but tested as silver.

Dimensions:

Height: 8cm / 3.2 inches.
Width: 3 cm / 1.2 inch.
Depth: 2.5cm / 1 inch.

Condition:

Excellent.
Glass in the inner neck in good condition, no cracks.
Stopper in very good condition.

Postage UK: 7 Special Delivery Next day.
Postage overseas: 10 International Signed For.
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£195
| $265 USD | €217 EUR

VICTORIAN SILVER & LIME GREEN SLICED-CUT GLASS ...

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DEC69

This pretty Victorian silver mounted glass scent bottle has a very vivid colour. The body sliced-cut with concave panels. Mounted with a silver hinged lid embossed with a decorative flower head and scrolls.
The neck with clear glass stopper.

Hallmarks:
Not hallmarked, as it very often was the case with scent bottle lids, but tested as silver.

Dimensions:

Height: 7cm / 2.6 inches.
Diameter at widest: 3cm / 3.2 inches.

Condition:


Very good.
Glass in the inner neck in good condition, no cracks.
No holes to the silver lid.
Glass in very good condition.

Postage UK: 7 Special Delivery Next day.
Postage overseas: from 12 International Signed For.
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£195
| $265 USD | €217 EUR

VICTORIAN SILVER GILT AND BRISTOL BLUE GLASS ...

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NOV90

This is a beautiful Victorian silver gilt & Bristol Blue gilded glass scent bottle. The screw-top silver gilt lid embossed with floral patterns surrounding a vacant roundel. The sliced-cut Bristol blue glass body heightened in gilt.

Hallmarks:

Unmarked as was very common with silver scent bottles but tested as silver.

Dimensions:

Height: 6.5cm / 2.4 inches.
Diameter: 2.5cm / 1 inch.

Condition:

Good.
No damage to the glass.
Gilding decorations rubbed at places.
Silver gilt top in very good condition.


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Postage overseas: 12 International Signed For.
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£195
| $265 USD | €217 EUR

SILVER MINIATURE 'HIP FLASK' SCENT BOTTLE ...

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MAI81

This delightful Novelty sterling silver scent bottle is modelled as a hip flask and was probably destined to fit in a lady's purse. Of rounded rectangular form with a simple screw-top silver lid and silver gilt neck. The inner lid corked, preventing any possible spillage. Fully hallmarked at the base. It is simple and elegant while remaining useable.

Hallmarks:

A&J Z for A&J Zimmerman Ltd.
Birmingham Assay Mark.
Lion Passant.
Date letter "A" for 1925.

Dimensions:

Height: 6 cm / 2.3 inches.
Width: 3.5cm / 1.4 inches.
Depth: 1cm / 0.3 inches.

Condition:

Very good.
No dings or dents, no holes to the lid.

Postage UK: 8 Special Delivery Next day.
Postage overseas: 12 International Signed For.
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£185
| $252 USD | €206 EUR

19TH C. FRENCH ORMULU AND CRANBERRY GLASS ...

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JUIL99

This is an exquisite French ormulu and cranberry glass miniature scent bottle. The pale cranberry glass discoidal body mounted with a foliate bronze hinged lid.

Dimensions:

Height: 4.2cm / 1.5 inches.
Diameter: 3cm / 1.2 inches.
Depth: 0.5cm / 0.2 inches.

Condition:

Good condition.
Glass a little cloudy inside.

Postage UK: 7 Special Delivery Next day.
Postage overseas: 12 International Signed For.
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£185
| $252 USD | €206 EUR

FRENCH SILVER MOUNTED GREEN OPALINE SCENT BOTTLE, ...

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FEV54

This is a very pretty and unusual 19th Century French silver lidded opaline glass scent bottle. The vivid green opaline glass body of waisted form and mounted with a plain hallmarked hinged silver lid.

Hallmarks:

French small guarantee silver mark (wild boar inside a lozenge) to lid and neck.

Dimensions:

Height: 9cm / 3.4 inches.
Width: 3.5cm / 1.2 inches.
Depth: 2.5 cm / 1 inch.

Condition:

Good.
Glass in the inner neck in good condition, no cracks.
No holes to the silver li but a few dings and minor creases.
Hinge a little weak.
Glass in good condition, some rough patches on front and back, not damage but done in firing

Postage UK: 7 Special Delivery Next day.
Postage overseas: from 12 International Signed For.

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£185
| $252 USD | €206 EUR

19TH C. FRENCH SILVER & GREEN OVERLAY ...

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NOV82

This is a very elegant French silver and glass scent bottle. The hallmarked silver hinged lid fitted on a delightful sliced-cut and overlay green glass body. The neck fitted with the original glass stopper.

Hallmarks:

Boar head in a lozenge (French mark for small articles)
Maker's mark.

Dimensions:

Height: 7cm / 2.6 inches.
Width: 3cm / 1.2 inches.
Depth: 1.5cm / 0.4 inches.

Condition:

Reasonable.
The lid has a very minor millimetre loss where it meets the neck as can be seen on images.

Postage UK: 7 Special Delivery Next day.
Postage overseas: 12 International Signed For.
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£185
| $252 USD | €206 EUR