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snuff bottle with stopper
  • Bi Rongjiu
    active late 1800s
    born: Boshan, Shandong province, China ; died: Boshan, Shandong province, China ; active: China
  • snuff bottle with stopper, 1890–1920, Qing dynasty (1644–1911) to Republic of China (1911–1949)
  • Where object was made: China
  • reverse painting on cameo glass, coral
  • Object Height/Diameter: 7.62 x 2.54 cm
    Object Height/Diameter: 3 x 1 in
  • William Bridges Thayer Memorial
  • On view: Loo Gallery, 401, Cabinet Drawer 1
  • 1928.1847
Label Text

Glass snuff bottle with four designs of bats in black glass overlay. It has a painted interior. The stopper is red coral.