Spencer Museum of Art The University of Kansas

Welcome to the Spencer Collection

snuff bottle with stopper
  • China
  • snuff bottle with stopper, date unknown
  • Where object was made: China
  • amethyst, relief carving
  • Object Height/Width: 5.7 x 7.6 cm
    Object Height/Width: 2 1/4 x 3 in
  • William Bridges Thayer Memorial
  • Not on display
  • 1928.2793

Hollowed carved amethyst snuff bottle. On the body is a bird on a peach with leaves in relief. The stopper is also amethyst.