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Chinese Artist

Snuff Bottle, 1735-1796
2 1/8 in. x 1 3/8 in. (5.4 cm x 3.49 cm)

Creation Place: Asia, Chinese
Technique: Carving
Credit Line: Gift of Clinton N. Laird
Accession Number: P61.8.195

Clear quartz with fine crystal of rutile ("human hair"); flattened ovoid shape. Obverse; rutile thickest at left. Reverse: rutile thickest at right. Dropped and cracked after purchase.

Acquired before 6/25/33 at Suet Nga- 14 Yuen Chi Sai

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