Powder Horn

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Object Name: 
Powder Horn
Place Made: 
Accession Number: 
64.4.17
Dimensions: 
Overall H: 25 cm, Diam (max): 6.8 cm
Location: 
On Display
Date: 
1820-1840
Primary Description: 
Aquamarine non-lead glass; blown. Horn-shape, tooled into a narrow mouthpiece at one end; hollow tooled knob at large end with rough pontil mark.
Department: 
Provenance: 
Donovan, Mrs. D. L., Source
Color: 
Technique: 
Material: 
Venue(s)
Corning Museum of Glass 2007-04-01 through 2007-10-21
West Bridge Show; traveling to The Gallery at Steuben in 2008 (cancelled 6-2008)
Glass Bottles, Lamps & Other Objects (1983) pl. 207; BIB# 22375