Cobalt Blue Double Ended Scent Bottle
Item ME7: Double ended scent bottles became the rage beginning around 1850 and continued in popularity until the end of the 19th century. An owner had the option of filling it with two favorite fragrances or perfume in one end and the oft-needed smelling salts in the other. This beautiful cobalt blue bottle would have been a showpiece for its owner. Cobalt blue was and still is a sought-after color in glass. Each of the gilt brass mountings has a simple hinged cap. Condition: One cap appears to be stuck. Size: 5 1/4" x 1 1/4".