Snuff Bottle with Stopper

Object Name: 
Snuff Bottle with Stopper

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Object Name: 
Snuff Bottle with Stopper
Place Made: 
Accession Number: 
81.6.39
Dimensions: 
Overall H: 7.7 cm, W: 2.9 cm, Th: 2.2 cm
Location: 
Not on Display
Date: 
1730-1850
Credit Line: 
Gift of Marian Swayze Mayer
Primary Description: 
(a) Opaque white and red glasses; blown in pod shape, lozenge shaped rim, mouth opening slightly off-center, pointed bottom, on each face three red dots representing inner peas or beans, ribbed streak of red on edges, one incomplete. (b) New cork stopper, ivory spoon, cap a bright green glass oval topped by stem shape.
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, sixth from left; BIB# AI97141