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Pungent or Smelling Bottle

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Cobalt blue pungent or smelling bottle with 26 ribs swirled to the right, slender body that flares out gradually to shoulder, then tapers in slightly with cylindrical neck.

Provenance

Gift of Mrs. William H. Fenn III, Yorklyn SR 21, Mt Cuba, Delaware

Credit Line

William H. Fenn III Glass Collection

American, 1813–30

Place of Creation

Probably New England, United States

Dimensions

7.0 cm (2 3/4 in.)

Accession Number

1978.971

Medium or Technique

Glass, molded

Collections

Americas

Classifications

Glass