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birds and plum, snuff bottle with stopper
  • China
  • birds and plum, snuff bottle with stopper, circa 1850s, Qing dynasty (1644–1911)
  • Where object was made: China
  • coral, jadeite
  • Object Height: 6.3 cm
    Object Height: 2 1/2 in
  • William Bridges Thayer Memorial
  • On view: Loo Gallery, 401, Cabinet Drawer 1
  • 1928.2470
Label Text

Carved coral snuff bottle with relief decoration. On one side are four birds. The other side has a bat, a two-tailed lion, and a cockatoo. The stopper is green.