Carmen is an antique glass container with an unusual twisted body.
She has a B H O monogram engraved on her sterling silver lid.
Her maker is Thomas Johnson – London.
We date her 1863.
HISTORY & TODAY
These containers were designed to hold an endless list of necessities at the time, including colognes/perfumes, make up, lotions, lip and hair accessories, toothbrushes and toothpowders, shaving creams, brushes, soap, smelling salts, writing inks and even alcohol.
Today this container can be used for everything, use them daily at home at work and in every room; toothbrush holder, vanilla pod container, pills and tablets box, for spices, tea leaves, fish food jars, as a pencil holder, to name a few.
If you are wanting to upgrade your containers in your kitchen cupboard, bathroom or office desk you will find these containers suitable.