Snuff Bottle with Cork Stopper

Object Name: 
Snuff Bottle with Cork Stopper

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Object Name: 
Snuff Bottle with Cork Stopper
Place Made: 
Accession Number: 
Overall H: 7 cm, W: 3.9 cm, Th: 3.9 cm; Rim Diam: 1.3 cm
Not on Display
Credit Line: 
Gift of Marian Swayze Mayer
Web Description: 
Mayer, Marian Swayze (d. 1982), Source
Primary Description: 
Snuff Bottle with Cork Stopper. Dark red glass, black disc, cork, bone, rose quartz; blown, cased, cold-worked. (a) "Snowflake" glass, thin casing of dark red glass from shoulder down; straight sides curving to high neck flaring slightly to level rim, curving in at bottom to wide-oval base ring in red surrounding the level surface of the basic ground. (b) New cork stopper, bone spoon, black disc, hemispherical cap rose quartz.
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