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snuff bottle with stopper
  • China
  • snuff bottle with stopper, late 1800s–early 1900s, Qing dynasty (1644–1911)
  • Where object was made: China
  • porcelain
  • Object Height: 7.4 cm
    Object Height: 2 7/8 in
  • William Bridges Thayer Memorial
  • Not on display
  • 1928.1889

Snuff bottle with white ground, famille rose enamel, and overglaze of iron red and gold. The design has two, 4-clawed dragons. There is a blue water design at the bottom of the bottle. The stopper is red on top and green around the bottom.