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snuff bottle with stopper and wooden stand
  • China
  • snuff bottle with stopper and wooden stand, date unknown
  • Where object was made: China
  • silver
  • Object Height: 8.5 cm
    Object Height: 3 3/8 in
  • Bequest of Helen Foresman Spencer
  • Not on display
  • 1982.0278
Description

Unusual form with large section of plain turquoise on front and back, set in silver with mock ring handles on sides and inlays of turquoise beads in silver over all. Stopper (also of silver with turquoise inlays) is original and of same design.