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佛手 foshou (citron), snuff bottle with stopper
  • China
  • 佛手 foshou (citron), snuff bottle with stopper, late 1800s, Qing dynasty (1644–1911)
  • Where object was made: China
  • jade, turquoise
  • Object Height: 6.5 cm
    Object Height: 2 1/2 in
  • Bequest of Helen Foresman Spencer
  • On view: Loo Gallery, 401, Cabinet Drawer 1
  • 1982.0302
Label Text

Nephrite snuff bottle in finger citron or Buddha's hand fruit shape. Russet skin forms leaves carved in relief. Turquoise stopper with collar.