Snuff Bottle and Stopper

Object Name: 
Snuff Bottle and Stopper

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Object Name: 
Snuff Bottle and Stopper
Accession Number: 
Overall H: 7 cm, W: 5.4 cm, Th: 1.5 cm; Rim Diam: 1.7 cm
On Display
Credit Line: 
Gift of Marian Swayze Mayer
Primary Description: 
Snuff Bottle and Stopper. (a) Transparent blue glass. Flattened, ovoid shape, cut overall with two intertwined modified dragon forms, part of a tail continuing at bottom to form a base ring, straight neck, level rim. (b) Cork stopper, chipped to fit, very short brown color stained ivory spoon, no disc, carved coral cap with pinkish areas unpolished.
Mayer, Marian Swayze (d. 1982), Source
Glass Snuff Bottles of China at Steuben Glass
Steuben Glass, Inc. 1981-09-09 through 1981-10-03
Recent Important Acquisitions, 24 (1982) illustrated, p. 99, #37; BIB# AI9252