Spencer Museum of Art The University of Kansas

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snuff bottle with stopper
  • China
  • snuff bottle with stopper, date unknown
  • Where object was made: China
  • glass
  • Object Height: 8.2 cm
    Object Height: 3 1/4 in
  • Bequest of Helen Foresman Spencer
  • Not on display
  • 1982.0254
Description

Glass snuff bottle with overlays of translucent red, green, blue, pink, turquoise and yellow on clear glass suffused with bubbles carved in relief with designs of flowers and foliage and butterflies. Amber stopper with delicately banded metal rim.