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Second Spring, snuff bottle with stopper
  • Yan Yutian
    active 1895–1918
    active: China
  • Second Spring, snuff bottle with stopper, 1895, Qing dynasty (1644–1911)
  • Where object was made: China
  • reverse painting on glass, coral
  • Object Height/Width: 6.3 x 3.7 cm
    Object Height/Width: 2 1/2 x 1 7/16 in
  • William Bridges Thayer Memorial
  • On view: Loo Gallery, 401, Cabinet Drawer 1
  • 1928.2713
Label Text

Milk white glass snuff bottle with a design of various shades of red and brown. It is painted on the interior with a design of birds, trees, flowers, rocks, and branches. It has a green and coral stopper.