European 18 kt gold and enamel perfume bottle, ca 1875. Ovoid with short neck and hinged cover. Gold decorate with piercing, pointillé, and foliage. Naked putti holding on to to barefoot bacchantes in clingy drapery. Figures are polychrome on black ground. Pretty classicism. With gold chain attached to neck. Excellent condition.
Dimensions: Height: 3 ¼ in. Width: 1 ½ in. Depth: ½ in. BJ442