Snuff Bottle and Stopper Spoon

Object Name: 
Snuff Bottle and Stopper Spoon

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Object Name: 
Snuff Bottle and Stopper Spoon
Place Made: 
Accession Number: 
Overall H: 7.7 cm, W: 4.5 cm, D: 2.6 cm
Not on Display
Credit Line: 
Bequest of Caroline L. Jossem in memory of her husband, Bert Jossem
Primary Description: 
a) Colorless glass; blown, carved, reverse painted; b) Lid, translucent blue glass; bone; a) flattened ovoid shape with cylindrical neck; low oval foot; decorated with mountainscape on one side and old man seated on rock in landscape with child on other; stopper domed blue shape with short bone (?) spoon glued and taped to T; two stylized carved faces/masks with open mouths on short sides.
Jossem Estate, Caroline L., Source