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Chinese Artist

Snuff Bottle, 1796-1820
2 1/2 in. x 1 5/8 in. (6.35 cm x 4.13 cm)

Creation Place: Asia, Chinese
Technique: Carving
Credit Line: Gift of Clinton N. Laird
Accession Number: P61.8.347

Pear-shaped bottle, probably made of marble. Heads on the narrow sides. Bottle may have been buried. Obverse: a dragon in a medallion. Reverse: unidentifiable. Carving is very worn, and has nearly rubbed off.

Acquired before 6/25/33

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