16 September 2015
A DENDRITIC AGATE SNUFF BOTTLE
The well-hollowed bottle has flat sides, and the pale grey, semi-transparent stone has an unusual yellowish-olive inclusion on one side and other inclusions of milky amber and brownish-amber color on both sides.
2 ½ in. (6.2 cm.) high, glass stopper
Robert Hall, London, 1997.
Ruth and Carl Barron Collection, Belmont, Massachusetts, no. 2499.
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