Dating vintage baccarat perfume bottles
Crystal collector books full of images may also help you determine whether the piece is authentic.Kathy Adams is an award-winning journalist and freelance writer who traveled the world handling numerous duties for music artists.Instead, look somewhere on the weight for the letter "B" and a year.Baccarat crystal, such as glassware, typically has a pattern name that may be easy to forget if you do not have the original packaging the crystal came in.The more images and the greater the detail that you see, the more certain you can be that the pattern name is correct.If the Baccarat piece on hand is fairly current, or if you aren't completely sure it is Baccarat, the company's customer service department may be able to help or even determine its approximate value.If we do not receive payment or receive an email from the buyer within 3 days of winning this item we reserve the right to re-list the item or sell it to another buyer.
A Baccarat retail-store representative knowledgeable in recent offerings may also be able to tell you more about your piece if you take it to the shop.
Baccarat first started making perfume flacons for Houbigant, Ed Pinaud, Guerlain and Violet during the 19th century.
During this time, the bottles had a plain, restrained, apothecary style look to them, in order to leave plenty of room for the perfumer's label.
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