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: 
51.6.341
Dimensions: 
Overall H: 3.5 cm, Diam: 1.5 cm
Location: 
Not on Display
Date: 
1800-1899
Primary Description: 
Snuff Bottle and Stopper-cap. (a) Transparent opalescent glass; mold-blown (or free-blown and tooled) and enameled. Octagonal body; short neck with wider collar-like rim; oblique band of indiscriminate splashes of red enamel; flat base. (b) Ruby red stopper-cap; flattened shape; bone 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