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Made sometime during the late 19th or early 20th century a perfume bottle made from a tigerís fang. Probably English the fangs were imported from India or Africa. It has a gold metal (possibly pinchbeck*) engraved mount complete with suspension chain and cork stopper within a similar gold coloured metal engraved top attached by a chain to the upper mount. Overall length approx. 3 Ĺ inches (9 cm)

*Pinchbeck - an alloy of copper and zinc proportionately mixed to resemble gold in appearance. After a London clock maker, one Christopher Pinchbeck, invented in the 1700ís

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