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Glass Perfume Bottle

Jean Vincent Bully
Format
Online; Physical Object
Type
Glass (Material); Paper (Fiber Product)
Summary
Glass bottle bearing 4-sided label in French. Front label reads, in part: "AU TEMPLE DE FLORE; TOILET VINEGAR OF JEAN VINCENT BULLY; ALCOHOL 69%; Médailles aux Expositions universelles; HORS CONCOURS EN 1889." Bottle owned by August C. Camoriani (1906-1973), a pharmacist who was born and died in San Francisco. He was the owner of Rossi Drug Co. San Francisco, CA and "Mayor of North Beach" the "Little Italy" neighborhood. He served the Italian immigrant community of San Francisco for more than 40 years.
Date Created
1889 - 1925
Description
16 x 4.5 x 3.8 cm
Collection
University of Virginia Medical Artifacts Collection
Notes
Donated by the Estate of Eric Blum; conveyer: Harriet Nash
Location
Historical Collections & Services, Claude Moore Health Sciences Library, Charlottesville, Va.
Retrieval ID
artifacts01644
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