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snuff bottle with stopper
  • China
  • snuff bottle with stopper, 1800s, Qing dynasty (1644–1911)
  • Where object was made: China
  • glass, paint
  • Object Height/Width: 9.2 x 4.8 cm
    Object Height/Width: 3 5/8 x 1 7/8 in
  • William Bridges Thayer Memorial
  • Not on display
  • 1928.1880

Inside painted clear glass bottle. The painted design consists of a man riding a camel and another man pulling the rope attached to the camel. The men are Mongolian. There are mountains in the background.