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Perfume holder circa 1870 - 1875

Gold, silver and rubies | 27.0 x 19.0 x 15.5 cm (whole object) | RCIN 28692

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This perfume holder in the form of a lotus flower is recorded to have taken five years to complete. The mechanism allows the petals of the flower to open, revealing a red and yellow enamelled cup.