Snuff Bottle

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Object Name: 
Snuff Bottle
Accession Number: 
50.4.305
Dimensions: 
Overall H: 14.75 cm; Body Diam (base): 8 cm
Location: 
On Display
Date: 
1800-1850
Primary Description: 
Snuff Bottle. Bottle glass, bubbly, amber; molded for body form; octagonal body (square with chamfered corners), rounding shoulder; very short neck flaring to sheared lip; slightly pushed-up base with rough pontil mark.
Department: 
Provenance: 
McKearin, George S., Source
1950-07-31
Color: 
Technique: 
Material: 
The Woman's Day Dictionary of American Glass (1961-08) illustrated, p. 23, second from right; BIB# 98018