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Chinese Artist

Snuff Bottle, 1796-1850
2 3/16 in. x 2 in. (5.56 cm x 5.08 cm)

Creation Place: Asia, Chinese
Technique: Firing
Credit Line: Gift of Clinton N. Laird
Accession Number: P61.8.73

Baluster shape, lion head mount on each side. Characters on base, and flowers and leaves in conventionalized pattern all over. Obverse: "Shau". Reverse: "Shau"- gold worn off but outline still visible.

Acquired 2/24/34 at Tang Lung Kee- 174 Tai San St.

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