Spencer Museum of Art The University of Kansas

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snuff bottle
  • China
    active: China
  • snuff bottle, date unknown
  • Where object was made: China
  • chalcedony, agate
  • Object Height/Width: 6.7 x 2.8 cm
    Object Height/Width: 2 5/8 x 1 1/8 in
  • William Bridges Thayer Memorial
  • Not on display
  • 1928.6835

Semi-transparent brown agate snuff bottle with dark inclusions which resemble silhouttes. This material is also called "shadow agate."