Snuff Bottle

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Object Name: 
Snuff Bottle
Accession Number: 
50.4.303
Dimensions: 
Overall H: 13 cm; Body Diam (at base): 8 cm
Location: 
On Display
Date: 
1775-1825
Primary Description: 
Snuff Bottle. Bottle glass, bubbly, olive-green; molded for body form; octagonal body (square with narrow chamfered corners), rounding shoulder, very short neck flaring to sheared lip; trace of pontil mark at center of slightly pushed-up base.
Department: 
Provenance: 
McKearin, George S., Source
1950-07-31
Color: 
Technique: 
Material: 
Glass Bottles, Lamps & Other Objects (1983) illustrated, pl. 66; BIB# 22375