Pungent or Smelling Bottle

American
1813–30


Place of Creation: United States, Probably New England

Dimensions

7.0 cm (2 3/4 in.)

Accession Number

1978.971

Medium or Technique

Glass, molded

Not On View

Collections

Americas

Classifications

Glass

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