Snuff Bottle

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Object Name: 
Snuff Bottle
Place Made: 
Accession Number: 
51.6.340
Dimensions: 
Overall H: 5.1 cm, Diam: 4.5 cm, Th: 2.5 cm
Location: 
Not on Display
Date: 
possibly 1894-1908
Primary Description: 
Snuff Bottle. Translucent colorless glass and red overlay; blown, cased, ground and carved, and interior painted. Flattened circular body tapering to a short cylindrical neck with ground rim; circular and elliptical red outlines surrounding four inscriptions interiorly painted in black; red, straight-walled oval base hollowed to the colorless glass.
Department: 
Provenance: 
Hussey, Nellie B., Source
1951
Exhibition of East Asiatic Glass
Venue(s)
Toledo Museum of Art 1948-10-03 through 1948-10-31