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snuff bottle with stopper
  • China
  • snuff bottle with stopper, 1850–1925, Qing dynasty (1644–1911) or Republic of China (1911–1949)
  • Where object was made: China
  • cut glass
  • Object Height/Diameter: 6.75 x 3.49 cm
    Object Height/Diameter: 2 5/8 x 1 3/8 in
  • William Bridges Thayer Memorial
  • Not on display
  • 1928.1861

Ruby red transparent glass snuff bottle that has a carved decoration of a plum tree with birds and flowers on the front and an iris plant with two flowers on the back. The stopper is red.