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snuff bottle with stopper
  • China
  • snuff bottle with stopper, date unknown
  • Where object was made: China
  • bronze, enamel
  • Object Height/Width: 7.4 x 3.1 cm
    Object Height/Width: 2 7/8 x 1 1/4 in
  • William Bridges Thayer Memorial
  • Not on display
  • 1928.1871

Bronze snuff bottle covered with enamel. The background is deep red. On the front and back is a green grasshopper sitting on the blue leaves of a cabbage plant. There are also white plants and green grass at the bottom.