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Victorian Mercury Glass Perfume Bottle
« Reply #10 on: July 07, 2006, 07:49:22 AM »
Temporary archive revival

Connie. please repost here, you can leave the post empty and I will copy the text.

Ivo once Connie has posted can you repost, again you can leave it blank and I will copy over.

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Victorian Mercury Glass Perfume Bottle
« Reply #11 on: July 07, 2006, 09:05:43 AM »
I still haven't added this to my website and I was doing more research on it.

I ran across this article by Ivo, Angela, and Diane Lytwyn.

Frank seemed to think the perfume has similar to Haida Bohemian work. But in the article, it says that the European mercury glass walls were thin and therefore enamel decorated. It said that American mercury glass was thick walled and had cut decoration.

My perfume has both cut ovals and enamel decoration. Do you think it is Bohemian or American?


 



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