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snuff bottle with stopper
  • China
  • snuff bottle with stopper, 1900–1925, Qing dynasty (1641–1911) or Republic of China (1911–1949)
  • Where object was made: China
  • porcelain, glazing
  • Object Height/Width: 7.4 x 3.1 cm
    Object Height/Width: 2 7/8 x 1 1/4 in
  • William Bridges Thayer Memorial
  • Not on display
  • 1928.1898

Porcelain bottle with sharp yellow glaze and design in relief. The design consists of a 5-clawed dragon spitting fire out of its mouth and a carp in the water.