Beautiful perfume bottle made of brass and glass.
Italy, circa 1800
On the cap you can see a depiction of an obelisk (memorial needle), where you can also see the tourists.
Dimensions: 10 x 6.3 x 6.3 cm.
Weight: 275 grams.
The lot will be carefully packaged and shipped by PostNL.
Registered and insured shipping.
What is an obelisk?
The memorial needles were placed in front of a pylon of a temple, usually in pairs. The obelisk was mostly made of pink granite, originating from the quarry of Aswan. On the stone are Egyptian hieroglyphics, they contain the entire royal titulary of a ruling pharaoh.
- Bottiglia di profumo - Obelisco - Ca. 1800 Italia
- Ottone, Vetro
- Periodo stimato
- 1800 circa
- Paese d’origine
- In buone condizioni - usato, con piccoli segni dell’età.