Powder horn

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Object Name: 
Powder horn
Place Made: 
Accession Number: 
61.4.141
Dimensions: 
L: 8 3/4"
Location: 
On Display
Date: 
1830-1860
Primary Description: 
Dark olive green non-lead glass; blown and tooled. Horn-shape, wider at base and curving towards mouth. Applied ring just below mouth; applied gather at bottom tooled into four "lily- pads"; tooled knob on bottom with pontil mark on end of knob.
Department: 
Provenance: 
McKearin Antiques, Source
Technique: