Snuff Bottle and Stopper

Object Name: 
Snuff Bottle and Stopper

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Object Name: 
Snuff Bottle and Stopper
Place Made: 
Accession Number: 
82.6.21
Dimensions: 
Overall H: 7.8 cm, W: 6.4 cm
Location: 
Not on Display
Date: 
1850-1911
Credit Line: 
Bequest of Marian Swayze Mayer
Web Description: 
白套双色玻璃花鸟纹鼻烟壶
Provenance: 
Mayer, Marian Swayze (d. 1982), Source
1981-12-22
Inscription: 
282
sticker
base
Primary Description: 
Snuff Bottle and Stopper. Opaque white, pink, and translucent green glass, ivory, pink stone, cork; blown, cased, carved. (a) Flattened, ovoid, circular form; green overlay on pink on white; flat rim with small hole at the center for a stopper; carved pink pointed stylized banana leaves below the rim; the sides decorated with carved pink and green leaves and flowers, with flying and standing birds; carved wave-pattern ground; carved oval base with recessed center; paper label inscribed "282" on the bottom. (b) Domed, cylindrical pink stone (quartz) cap; cork stopper; long, slender ivory spoon with oval spatulate bowl.
Glass Snuff Bottles of China at Steuben Glass
Venue(s)
Steuben Glass, Inc. 1981-09-09 through 1981-10-03