Madelena Antiques & Collectables

Rene Lalique Glass Amphitrite Perfume Bottle

Introduced in 1920. Height: 9.8cm (3.9ins). Width: 6.5cm (2.6ins). Depth: 4cm (1.6ins). Rene Lalique frosted glass with blue staining 'Amphitrite' Perfume bottle.

The bottle is molded in the form of a shell.

The stopper has a naked female in a crouching pose.

She represents the greek goddess Amphitrite. In ancient Greek mythology, Amphitrite was a sea goddess and wife of Poseidon and the queen of the sea.

Moulded makers mark, 'LALIQUE'. Inscribed, 'France No.514'. Book reference: 'R. LALIQUE Catalogue Raisonné De L'Oeuvre De Verre', by Felix Marcilhac. Les Editions De L'Amateur. Figure 514.

Condition

CONDITION: Very good. A few tiny nibbles around the stopper.


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