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snuff bottle with stopper
  • China
  • snuff bottle with stopper, date unknown
  • Where object was made: China
  • amethyst
  • Object Height: 6.6 cm
    Object Height: 2 5/8 in
  • Bequest of Helen Foresman Spencer
  • Not on display
  • 1982.0277
Description

Amethyst quartz snuff bottle with a lavender hue. Carved releft designs of sage under peach tree. Reverse: flying fish and sacred fungi. Green jade stopper with silver band and spoon.