Snuff Bottle and Stopper-cap

Object Name: 
Snuff Bottle and Stopper-cap

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Object Name: 
Snuff Bottle and Stopper-cap
Place Made: 
Accession Number: 
51.6.308
Dimensions: 
Overall H: 6.4 cm, Diam: 4.9 cm
Location: 
Not on Display
Date: 
probably 1912-1949
Primary Description: 
Snuff Bottle and Stopper-cap. (a) Transparent bluish-green glass; blown, ground and carved. Flattened circular body; short cylindrical neck with ground rim; cut in relief on each face, a curious curving hydra with elaborately scrolled tail with no detail on the flat upper surfaces; sunken oval base. (b) Matching green glass stopper- cap; attached ivory dipping spoon.
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