Snuff Bottle with Cork Stopper

Object Name: 
Snuff Bottle with Cork Stopper

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Object Name: 
Snuff Bottle with Cork Stopper
Place Made: 
Accession Number: 
81.6.10
Dimensions: 
Overall H: 7 cm, W: 3.9 cm, Th: 3.9 cm; Rim Diam: 1.3 cm
Location: 
Not on Display
Date: 
1730-1850
Credit Line: 
Gift of Marian Swayze Mayer
Primary Description: 
(a) "Snowflake" glass, thin casing of dark red glass from shoulder down; straight sides curving to high neck flaring slightly to level rim, curving in at bottom to wide-oval base ring in red surrounding the level surface of the basic ground. (b) New cork stopper, bone spoon, black disc, hemispherical cap imitating rose quartz or agate.
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
Recent Important Acquisitions, 24 (1982) illustrated, p. 99, #37; BIB# AI9252