Snuff Bottle and Stopper

Object Name: 
Snuff Bottle and Stopper

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Object Name: 
Snuff Bottle and Stopper
Accession Number: 
82.6.101
Dimensions: 
Overall H: 7.5 cm, W: 2.7 cm
Location: 
Not on Display
Date: 
1800-1900
Credit Line: 
Bequest of Marian Swayze Mayer
Primary Description: 
Opaque white and translucent blue non-lead glass; blown, overlay, carved. 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; carved blue band around the body, with incised wave pattern; carved tripod vessels at either side; carved blue foot rim. (b) Transparent pink domed stone cap, mounted on a tapered cork stopper and slender ivory spoon with pointed 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