Snuff Bottle with Stopper

Object Name: 
Snuff Bottle with Stopper

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Object Name: 
Snuff Bottle with Stopper
Place Made: 
Accession Number: 
81.6.28
Dimensions: 
Overall H: 8.4 cm,W: 3.1 cm, Th: 2.2 cm; Rim Diam: 1.3 cm
Location: 
Not on Display
Date: 
1780-1880
Credit Line: 
Gift of Marian Swayze Mayer
Primary Description: 
(a) Opaque medium blue glass, opaque pink glass overlay; mold blown (?) cylindrical body narrowing to straight neck, level rim, base ring of mixed blue and pink; upper body plain, lower body of waves, on each face applied pink overlay of diving carp and aquatic leaves. (b) New cork stopper, long bone spoon, black disc, hemispherical cap of 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