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snuff bottle with stopper
  • China
  • snuff bottle with stopper, Jiaqing period (1795–1820), Qing dynasty (1644–1911)
  • Where object was made: China
  • porcelain, relief carving
  • Object Height: 8.3 cm
    Object Height: 3 1/4 in
  • William Bridges Thayer Memorial
  • Not on display
  • 1928.1902

Molded and carved porcelain with red glaze. The design, in high relief, has a dragon on one side and a phoenix on the other. Dark red, high relief of dragon, and phoenix. Molded and carved decorations.