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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

Alternate ID

General Category History

Category Personal Care


Source Category Found In Collection

Accession Date JAN 1,1991


Location Room 3

Object Date 1920's

Start Year Range

End Year Range

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.


Approx Collection Date

Height 7.25

Length 0

Width 2.5

Depth 2.25

Diameter 0

Circumference 0

Weight 0

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Dimension Details

Quantity 1



Site Details

Place of Origin

Maker Rieger

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


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Image Caption CMY4170a-b



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.