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snuff bottle with stopper
  • China
  • snuff bottle with stopper, late 1800s, Qing dynasty (1644–1911)
  • Where object was made: China
  • quartz crystal with inclusions of actinolite and tourmaline, coral, brass
  • Object Height: 8 cm
    Object Height: 3 1/8 in
  • Bequest of Helen Foresman Spencer
  • On view: Loo Gallery, 401, Cabinet Drawer 1
  • 1982.0245

Quartz, clear crystal with black tourmaline needles. Red stopper with metal bind.