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snuff bottle with stopper
  • China
  • snuff bottle with stopper, 1780–1880, Qing dynasty (1644–1911)
  • Where object was made: China
  • glass, carving
  • Object Height/Width: 6.9 x 4.2 cm
    Object Height/Width: 2 11/16 x 1 5/8 in
  • William Bridges Thayer Memorial
  • Not on display
  • 1928.2707

Clear glass snuff bottle. Base glass is clear with included bubbles. The single black overlay is carved with relief design of trees, bamboo, birds, pine tree and plants. The stopper is coral-colored.