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snuff bottle with stopper
  • China
  • snuff bottle with stopper, 1830–1925, Qing dynasty (1644–1911)
  • Where object was made: China
  • glass, carving, cabochons, stone
  • Object Height/Width: 5.2 x 2.9 cm
    Object Height/Width: 2 1/16 x 1 1/8 in
  • William Bridges Thayer Memorial
  • Not on display
  • 1928.1872

Single carved overlay on top of clear glass. Overlay is carved with red pattern of 9 bronze vessels, such as a basket, dish, pot and pan. Solid white hardstone stopper.