Snuff Bottle with Stopper Spoon

Object Name: 
Snuff Bottle with Stopper Spoon

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Object Name: 
Snuff Bottle with Stopper Spoon
Place Made: 
Accession Number: 
82.6.72
Dimensions: 
Overall H: 6.6 cm, W: 4.6 cm
Location: 
Not on Display
Date: 
1700-1800
Credit Line: 
Bequest of Marian Swayze Mayer
Primary Description: 
Colorless, opaque bright yellow and bright orange non-lead glass; blown, overlay, polished. (a) Flattened, ovoid form, of two colorless glass layers, with an internal bright yellow and bright orange-streaked layer; short, flared neck with polished flat top and opening for a stopper and spoon; polished flat oval base. (b) Domed, circular form, with button finial, of orange carnelian (?); tapered cork shank; long dark orange stained ivory spoon, with slender handle and pointed oval spatulate bowl.
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