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snuff bottle with stopper
  • Lesan
    active late 1800s–early 1900s
    active: China
  • snuff bottle with stopper, 1895, Qing dynasty (1644–1911)
  • Where object was made: China
  • glass, paint
  • Object Height/Width: 6.6 x 4.5 cm
    Object Height/Width: 2 5/8 x 1 3/4 in
  • William Bridges Thayer Memorial
  • Not on display
  • 1928.2709

Clear glass snuff bottle with design painted on the inside of the bottle of a mountain landscape on one side, and plants in vases on the opposite side of the bottle. There is tiny calligraphy painted over both scenes. The stopper is blue.