Snuff Bottle with Stopper-Cap

Object Name: 
Snuff Bottle with Stopper-Cap

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Object Name: 
Snuff Bottle with Stopper-Cap
Place Made: 
Accession Number: 
51.6.305
Dimensions: 
Overall H: 6.8 cm, Diam: 5 cm, Th: 2.9 cm
Location: 
Not on Display
Date: 
probably 1800-1899
Primary Description: 
Snuff Bottle with Stopper-Cap. (a) Transparent iridescent green glass; blown, ground and carved. Flattened circular body sloping to a short neck with ground rim; cut design of writhing dragons, waves and a "sacred jewel"; upper surfaces of the relief also cut; oval ring base. (b) Hemispherical stopper-cap of darker translucent green glass.
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