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snuff bottle with stopper
  • China
  • snuff bottle with stopper, date unknown
  • Where object was made: China
  • porcelain, enamel
  • Object Height/Width: 6.4 x 2.8 cm
    Object Height/Width: 2 1/2 x 1 1/8 in
  • William Bridges Thayer Memorial
  • Not on display
  • 1928.1888

Porcelain snuff bottle with white ground and polychrome enamel design. On one side is a man in court pink robes. The other side is a guardian warrior in multicolored dress, holding a weapon in his proper right hand.