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Fragrance Bottle Masterpieces

Author: Joanne Dubbs Ball

Publisher: Schiffer Pub Limited

ISBN: 0887409857

Category: Antiques & Collectibles

Page: 256

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A magnificent exploration of the history of the perfume bottle, illustrated with over 400 color photos. From dusty fragments found in Mesopotamian ruins, through the Middle Ages and the Victorian era, to the most resplendent examples of modern glassmaking, the art of the perfume bottle is celebrated. Major bottle designers and manufacturers are discussed along with parfumers who were instrumental in the growth of the industry in this century.
Fragrance Bottle Masterpieces
Language: en
Pages: 256
Authors: Joanne Dubbs Ball, Dorothy Hehl Torem
Categories: Antiques & Collectibles
Type: BOOK - Published: 1996 - Publisher: Schiffer Pub Limited

A magnificent exploration of the history of the perfume bottle, illustrated with over 400 color photos. From dusty fragments found in Mesopotamian ruins, through the Middle Ages and the Victorian era, to the most resplendent examples of modern glassmaking, the art of the perfume bottle is celebrated. Major bottle designers
Essence and Alchemy
Language: en
Pages: 256
Authors: Mandy Aftel
Categories: Art
Type: BOOK - Published: 2014-11-17 - Publisher: Bloomsbury Publishing

As long as there has been passion, there has been perfume. Wealthy Romans used to scent their doves while in Shakespeare's time, a woman in love would place a peeled apple into her armpit to saturate it with her scent and then present it to her lover. Essence And Alchemy
Kovels' Bottles Price List
Language: en
Pages: 260
Authors: Ralph M. Kovel, Terry H. Kovel
Categories: Antiques & Collectibles
Type: BOOK - Published: 1999 - Publisher: Random House Reference

A comprehensive price guide for bottle collectors lists more than ten thousand current prices for both antique and modern bottles, produced from the 1700s to the present day, in more than eighty categories, as well as company histories, collectors' clubs, auction houses, publications, and more. Original. 20,000 first printing.
Cumulative Book Index
Language: en
Pages:
Authors: Ralph M. Kovel, Terry H. Kovel
Categories: American literature
Type: BOOK - Published: 1997 - Publisher:

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Language: en
Pages:
Authors: Ralph M. Kovel, Terry H. Kovel
Categories: American literature
Type: BOOK - Published: 1996-09 - Publisher:

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