Turn-of-the-century Art Nouveau glass flask with engraved silver overlay. Made by Alvin in Providence. Ovoid body with curved sides and flat front and back. Sterling silver neck collar and hinged and cork-lined cover. Top half has silver overlay in form of leafing scrollwork and asymmetrical cartouche (vacant). Bottom half has detachable sterling silver cup. Lady’s medicinal size. Can be held in one small gloved hand. Fully marked including maker’s stamp and no. 201. Excellent condition.
Dimensions: H 4 3/8 x W 2 5/8 x D 3/4 in. #BV273