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snuff bottle with stopper
  • China
  • snuff bottle with stopper, 1700s–early 1800s, Qing dynasty (1644–1911)
  • Where object was made: China
  • copper, enamel
  • Object Height: 7.7 cm
    Object Height: 3 1/16 in
  • William Bridges Thayer Memorial
  • Not on display
  • 1928.1870

Snuff bottle with enameled copper and a blue ground with yellow, green, red decorations. The top part of the neck of the bottle is made of silver. There is a stylized "shou" on both sides. It has a transparent blue stopper.