An excellent flashed ruby glass scent bottle, with a hinged brass top, and glass stopper. The facet cut bottle is engraved to the front with view of the "Gr. Kappelle b. Wiesbaden" (Russian Orthodox Church of Saint Elizabeth, Wiesbaden, Germany), the back is clear to allow the light through. Condition: light rubbing to the colour; one or two tiny edge nicks to high points; light age and use wear; nothing further found; hinge firm, good snap closure. Circa 1900, German. Dimensions based on centimetres and rounded to the nearest quarter inch. Height 8cm/3.25in, width 3.5cm/1.25in.