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snuff bottle with stopper
  • China
  • snuff bottle with stopper, Jiaqing period (1796–1820), Qing dynasty (1644–1911)
  • Where object was made: China
  • porcelain, relief, overglazimg, enamel
  • Object Height: 7.1 cm
    Object Height: 2 3/4 in
  • William Bridges Thayer Memorial
  • Not on display
  • 1928.1897
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Description

Porcelain snuff bottle with white ground and enamel design in brown, green, blue, red and yellow. The design in high relief is of riders on an elephant, horse and ox and two pedestrians on one side; sailing boat with three figures on the reverse side.