Lot Details & Additional Photographs
To include: a cut glass perfume flask with French silver hinged top; double ended Victorian scent bottle, cranberry glass with silver mounts; four small bottles (three are sterling, one violin bottle is lacking a bottom panel); two Elgin American compacts; two enamel compacts; a guilloche and sterling compact on a chain; a Whiting Davis mesh evening bag.
Double Ended Scent Bottle 5 x 1 in.The Lifelong Collection of Keith and Caroline Gray, Charlotte, NC.
Keith and Caroline Gray were passionate about antiques, art, and history. Together they attended antique shows and auctions for decades – assembling a collection particularly strong on American coin silver, Asian art, historical documents, early images, and English ceramics. Both were longtime supporters of the Mint Museum in Charlotte, with Caroline serving in multiple capacities from docent to a member of the acquisitions board and trustee. Caroline translated her love of material culture into a successful career, becoming a certified property appraiser in Charlotte.
Several compacts with loose powder.