Object ID 004184
Object Name Rieger Monte Carlo Perfume
Object Desc Rieger Monte Carlo glass perfume bottle with green liquid inside. Bottle has square base with rounded edges. Has octagonal shaped glass top with "Reiger" embrossed on it.
Collection General Collection
Accession # CMY004170a-b
General Category History
Category Personal Care
Source Category Found In Collection
Accession Date JAN 1,1991
Location Room 3
Object Date 1920's
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Status On-Site Collection Storage
Object Keywords monte carlo,rieger,apothecary,perfume,glass,bottle,container,
Title Rieger Monte Carlo Perfume
Description Rieger 'Monte Carlo' glass perfume/apothecary bottle. Bottle has square base with rounded edges which give the body of the bottle a octagonal shape. There is a black and gold sticker on the front of the bottle that reads "Monte / Carlo / Rieger". Sticker is worm and missing part of the lower left corner. Bottle has flat grounded lip. Bottle has a glass stopper with a frosted base that sits inside the bottle. The upper part of the stopper is a flat octagon shape with "Rieger" embrossed in the center. Bottle has green scentless liquid inside.
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Place of Origin
Maker Details William and Guillaume Rieger founded a perfume company in 1860. Paul Rieger of San Francisco, California was a famous perfumer around 1910 (his manager being William Rieger). Also famous for Riegers "Flower Drops".
Maker Mark Rieger
Date MAY 1,2016
Summary Good Condition
Assessor Nicole Burdick
Notes Glass is clean and free of any chips and scratches. Stopper has chip at bottom in frosted glass. Bottle is filled with green scentless liquid.