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Snuff Bottle

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Snuff Bottle

Medium: carved green jade
Dimensions:
2 1/2 × 1 5/8 inches (6.4 × 4.1 cm)
Classification: Personal Gear
Credit Line: Gift of Nelda C. Stark, 1981
Object number: 41.900.117.A
Previous Number: 41.900.117
1979 York Appraisal: 553
Accession Number: 1980.56.3.A
DescriptionOval shaped base; oval shaped body; waisted neck; carved fish and flower design on sides.
Provenance: Probably W.H. Stark [1851-1936] and Miriam Lutcher Stark [Mrs. W.H. Stark, 1859-1936]; by inheritance to their son H.J. Lutcher Stark [1887-1965]; by inheritance to his wife Nelda C. Stark [1909-1999]; Gifted December 11, 1980 to the Nelda C. and H.J. Lutcher Stark Foundation; Accessioned to The W.H. Stark House
Terms
  • Fish