Snuff Bottle and Stopper

Object Name: 
Snuff Bottle and Stopper

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Object Name: 
Snuff Bottle and Stopper
Place Made: 
Accession Number: 
82.6.20
Dimensions: 
Overall H: 7 cm, W: 4.3 cm
Location: 
Not on Display
Date: 
1775-1899
Credit Line: 
Bequest of Marian Swayze Mayer
Primary Description: 
Black (dark amber), opaque red non-lead glass; blown, overlay, carved. Flattened, ovoid form; opaque red overlay on black; short, spreading neck, with flat rim, small circular opening for a stopper; relief-carved vine on the surface, with foliage and fruit, and a squirrel below; carved red foot rim. (b) Domed mottled green and white cap, mounted on a black disk, cork stopper; slender ivory spoon with oval spatulate handle.
Department: 
Provenance: 
Mayer, Marian Swayze (d. 1982), Source
1982-09-30
Inscription: 
44.747
sticker
base
Glass Snuff Bottles of China at Steuben Glass
Venue(s)
Steuben Glass, Inc. 1981-09-09 through 1981-10-03