Snuff Bottle and Stopper-cap

Object Name: 
Snuff Bottle and Stopper-cap

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Object Name: 
Snuff Bottle and Stopper-cap
Place Made: 
Accession Number: 
51.6.313
Dimensions: 
Overall H: 6.8 cm, Diam: 5.2 cm, Th: 2.8 cm
Location: 
Not on Display
Date: 
1730-1780
Web Description: 
亮蓝玻璃锦葵纹鼻烟壶
Department: 
Provenance: 
Hussey, Nellie B., Source
1951
Primary Description: 
Snuff Bottle and Stopper-cap. (a) Transparent pale blue glass; mold-blown and cameo carved. Thick, flattened hexagonal body; short cylindrical neck with rim; each face carved with a six-side blossom mallow flower, forming the hexagonal form, the base being one of the six parts. (b) Hemispherical salmon-colored glass stopper-cap in imitation of carnelian, and ivory spoon.
Exhibition of East Asiatic Glass
Venue(s)
Toledo Museum of Art 1948-10-03 through 1948-10-31