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snuff bottle with stopper
  • China
  • snuff bottle with stopper, late 1800s–early 1900s, Qing dynasty (1644–1911) or Republic of China (1911–1949)
  • Where object was made: China
  • porcelain, glazing
  • Object Height/Width: 7.2 x 4 cm
    Object Height/Width: 2 13/16 x 1 9/16 in
  • William Bridges Thayer Memorial
  • Not on display
  • 1928.2722

Porcelain snuff bottle coated with blue, green, yellow, and rose-colored glaze. It has relief decorations of a dragon on one side and a phoenix on the other side of the bottle.