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: 
51.6.314
Dimensions: 
Overall H: 6.7 cm, Diam: 3.8 cm
Location: 
Not on Display
Date: 
probably 1912-1949
Primary Description: 
Snuff Bottle and Stopper-cap. (a) Transparent amethyst glass; blown, ground and carved. Flattened ovoid body; short thick neck with ground rim; cut design in relief of a seated bearded man and unconventional bamboo trunks and leaves; base a small, narrow concave oval. (b) Transparent pale green glass; molded. Stepped, bell-shaped stopper-cap, with ball finial.
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