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Chinese Artist

Snuff Bottle, 1796-1820
2 3/8 in. x 1 15/16 in. (6.03 cm x 4.92 cm)

Creation Place: Asia, Chinese
Technique: Carving
Credit Line: Gift of Clinton N. Laird
Accession Number: P61.8.318

Oval shaped bottle, possibly made of inkstone. Carved medallion on front and back; no base. Obverse: two islands in the sea, sun and clouds in the sky. Reverse: bamboo, leaves, and flowers.

Acquired 1/4/34 at Man Tak Road

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