23 September 2005
A CHARMING GOLD ENAMEL AND GEM-SET PERFUME FLASK IN THE FORM OF A PARROT India, 19th century.
The green and red enamel decorative parrot on blue enamel branch with table-cut diamond eyes, ring and wing borders, holding floral perfume dispenser with seed pearl chain, the plume forming a threaded stopper, in fitted case.
3½ in. (8.3cm.) high
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