Snuff bottle

Object Number: 
Z.530
Date: 
1800-1870
Medium: 
Glass, paper
Dimensions: 
Overall: 4 x 1 in. ( 10.2 x 2.5 cm )
Marks: 
printed: on paper label affixed to bottle: "HITCHCOCK'S/NEWLY INVENTED SNUFF./For the cure, and absolute re-/lief of Catarrh, Dizziness of the/Head, weak Eyes, nervous Head/Aches, Fits, Fallen Sickness, and/Infants troubled with Snuffles,/partial shocks o
Description: 
Aquamarine blown nonlead glass snuff bottle with flanged lip, cylindrical neck, and circular body, with pontil mark on base; pasted on bottle, paper label printed in black with inscription beginning "HITCHCOCK'S NEWLY INVENTED SNUFF."
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group