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Thimble with glass phial

Silver-gilt thimble and glass perfume bottle set into gold base. Bottom half of thimble decorated with pattern of wheat shafts surrounded by tiny horizontal lines and separated by smooth gold band. Thimble screws into base decorated with pattern of incised oblong shapes and containing glass...

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Marks

Marked S.M.

Credit Line

Anonymous gift

French, 19th century

Object Place

France

Accession Number

1972.625a-c

Medium or Technique

Metal; silver

Collections

Europe

Classifications

Silver