Snuff Bottle and Stopper

Object Name: 
Snuff Bottle and Stopper

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Object Name: 
Snuff Bottle and Stopper
Accession Number: 
Overall H: 7.5 cm, W: 2.7 cm
Not on Display
Credit Line: 
Bequest of Marian Swayze Mayer
Web Description: 
Mayer, Marian Swayze (d. 1982), Source
Primary Description: 
Snuff Bottle and Stopper. Opaque white and translucent blue glass, transparent pink stone, cork, ivory; blown, cased, cold-worked. Long, slender, flattened ovoid form; blue overlay on white; flat rim with circular hole for a stopper; long, slender neck, flaring gradually into the rounded body; cold-worked blue band around the body, with incised wave pattern; cold-worked tripod Jue vessels at either side; cold-worked blue foot rim. (b) Transparent pink domed stone cap mounted on a tapered cork stopper and slender ivory spoon with pointed oval spatulate bowl.
Glass Snuff Bottles of China at Steuben Glass
Steuben Glass, Inc. 1981-09-09 through 1981-10-03