A little something to keep the perfume in if you don’t like the bottle it comes in. Jacob Petit, maker. Born in 1796 he started out working for Sèvres before starting out on his own.

Pair of perfume bottles. ca. 1850. French. Porcelain. Makers marks: Marked “JP” on the underside. Image © 1stdibs.com, Inc. 2020. Fair use license. via https://www.1stdibs.com/furniture/decorative-objects/vases-vessels/bottles/pair-of-french-porcelain-perfume-bottles-jacob-petit-circa-1850/id-f_12168203/
“Sultan” and “Sultana” perfume bottles. 19th c. French. Porcelain. Makers marks: both marked “JP” on the underside. Image © Catawiki auctions Fair use license. via https://www.catawiki.com/l/13926785-jacob-petit-pair-vieux-paris-perfume-vials-sultan-sultana
Pair of stoppered perfume bottles, hand-painted in a floral motif with a relief border of shells and acanthus leaves. Neo-Rococo. French. Hand painted porcelain with gilt. Makers marks: Both of the pair marked “JP” on the underside. Image © 1998-2020 Ruby Lane Inc. Fair use license. via https://www.rubylane.com/item/6041-PS111127/Pair-Jacob-Petit-French-Stoppered-Perfume

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