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Snuff Bottle

1970.632 (RS115469)

Description

Bottle decorated by transfer print with hand colored detail; flat round shape with scallop edge; white ground with transfer print of Renaissance Florentine woman with large hat on gold background. Bordered with alternating trefoils and shells. Brown screw top with earthenware crown finial. Design on both sides.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1925-1975
Associated Building
Original to Roseland Cottage (Woodstock, Conn.).
Material
earthenware
transfer printing
Object type
Personal Gear; Smoking & Recreational Drug Equipment
Descriptive terms
accessories
Bottle, Snuff
Container, Snuff
Earthenware
earthenware
figure- and animal-derived motifs
snuff bottles
Transfer Printed
transfer printing
Woman
women (female humans)
Dimensions
4 x 2 3/4 (HxD) (inches)
Accession Number
1970.632
Credit Line
Gift of Margaret Carson Holt
GUSN
64676

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