9 December 2008,
Price realised GBP 2,500
GBP 2,000 - GBP 3,000
A GEORGE II GOLD-MOUNTED GLASS SCENT-BOTTLE
upright cut-glass flask of rounded section, overlaid with bouquet of flowers in gold, the circular stopper attached to gold mount at the neck with a gold chain
3¼ in. (83 mm.) high
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