Snuff Bottle

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Object Name: 
Snuff Bottle
Accession Number: 
50.4.301
Dimensions: 
Overall H: 11.5 cm; Base W: 4.25 cm, D: 6.75 cm
Location: 
On Display
Date: 
1800-1850
Primary Description: 
Snuff Bottle. Bottle glass, bubbly, olive-amber; molded for body form; octagonal body, (rectangular with chamfered corners) rounding shoulder, wide very short neck flaring to sheared lip; traces of pontil mark on base.
Department: 
Provenance: 
McKearin, George S., Source
1950-07-31
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