DescriptionA Charles Petit Louis XIV Gilt Silver Scent Bottle, Paris, France, circa 1672
Marks: CP, G (crowned), (fleur-de-lis-A-crown)
3-3/8 inches high (8.6 cm)
1.73 troy ounces
The pilgrim flask-form bottle with ram's head mounts to the shoulders, chain leading from the shoulder to the stopper, monogrammed and numbered to obverse.
Note: Charles Petit supplied Louis XIV with a Pair of Ewers that were given to the Duke of Marlborough.
Dent to obverse to the left of the monogram, the gilding to the bottle appears to have been refreshed, light pitting and pin dents throughout indicative of age and use.
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