Welcome to Antiques & Moore! This listing is for a gorgeous larger size English cut glass scent or perfume bottle, c. The bottle is made of clear crystal with an all-over cut design in a "cane" variation and beveled flat cut end with polished pontil. The bottle is embellished with a domed shape gilded Sterling Silver top embellished with a wide embossed rolled design and fancy 2-letter engraved monogram I believe is "C R" in center.
Marked on side with English hallmarks for London, Sterling with date letter for 1893 and maker's stamp for Mappin Brothers. Measures 8 3/4" long, 1 1/2" in diameter. The glass body is in excellent Estate condition with no chips or cracks.
The hinge is tight and opens and closes correctly. Gilded top has nice patina and is in beautiful condition with no dents or dings. Bottle is missing small glass interior stopper. We at Antiques & Moore have been in the Antiques business for over 30 years and try to describe our items as accurately as possible. We are happy to answer any questions and always appreciate your business!
The item "English Cut Glass Lay-Down 8.75 Scent Bottle, Gilt Sterling Top, c. 1893" is in sale since Sunday, December 22, 2013. This item is in the category "Antiques\Decorative Arts\Glass\Perfume Bottles".The seller is "antiquesandmooresales" and is located in Hendersonville, North Carolina. This item can be shipped worldwide.