Snuff Bottle and Stopper

Object Name: 
Snuff Bottle and Stopper

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Object Name: 
Snuff Bottle and Stopper
Place Made: 
Accession Number: 
82.6.82
Dimensions: 
Overall H: 6.3 cm, W: 4.7 cm
Location: 
Not on Display
Date: 
1700-1800
Credit Line: 
Bequest of Marian Swayze Mayer
Primary Description: 
Colorless, transparent green, opaque white non-lead glass; blown, overlay, carved. (a) Flattened, ovoid form; colorless glass with thin striated transparent green and opaque white layer, and a colorless overlay; short, cylindrical neck with concave rim and circular hole at the center for a stopper; rounded sides; cut oval base. (b) Transparent green glass disk cap, mounted on a striped opalescent white stone (?) disk, cork stopper, and long, slender ivory spoon with oval spatulate bowl.
Department: 
Provenance: 
Mayer, Marian Swayze (d. 1982), Source
1981-12-22
Glass Snuff Bottles of China at Steuben Glass
Venue(s)
Steuben Glass, Inc. 1981-09-09 through 1981-10-03