Snuff Bottle with Cork Stopper

Object Name: 
Snuff Bottle with Cork Stopper

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Object Name: 
Snuff Bottle with Cork Stopper
Place Made: 
Accession Number: 
81.6.13
Dimensions: 
Overall H: 5.5 cm, W: 3.9 cm, Th: 2.2 cm; Rim Diam: 1.5 cm
Location: 
On Display
Date: 
1736-1795
Credit Line: 
Gift of Marian Swayze Mayer
Primary Description: 
(a) Opaque white glass, bright blue overlay; circular body rising to neck with level rim surrounded by ring of blue overlay, roughly applied blue oval base ring, blue line applique of modified free-flowing dragon. (b) New cork stopper, bone spoon, no disc, hemispherical gilt cap with chi dragon in relief.
Department: 
Provenance: 
Mayer, Marian Swayze, Source
1981-12-22
Glass Snuff Bottles of China at Steuben Glass
Venue(s)
Steuben Glass, Inc. 1981-09-09 through 1981-10-03
 
Confluente Est-Vest in Arta Sti'clei (2011-05) illustrated, p. 10; BIB# AI97782
Recent Important Acquisitions, 24 (1982) illustrated, p. 99, #37; BIB# AI9252