Snuff Bottle with Stopper

Object Name: 
Snuff Bottle with Stopper

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Object Name: 
Snuff Bottle with Stopper
Place Made: 
Accession Number: 
81.6.29
Dimensions: 
Overall H: 6.9 cm, W: 3.1 cm, Th: 2 cm; Rim Diam: 1.1 cm
Location: 
Not on Display
Date: 
1730-1850
Credit Line: 
Gift of Marian Swayze Mayer
Primary Description: 
(a) Opaque white glass, five-color overlay; blown. Slender shape, rounded shoulder, rising to short neck flaring to level rim, oval base ring, independent overlay areas of floral branches in green, amber, pale green, and two red bats. (b) Ill-fitting new cork stopper, white-metal spoon, black disc, translucent hemispherical carnelian cap.
Department: 
Provenance: 
Mayer, Marian Swayze (d. 1982), Source
1981-12-22
Technique: 
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
The Corning Museum of Glass Annual Report 1981 (1982) illustrated, p. 5, third from left; BIB# AI97141