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Chinese Artist

Snuff Bottle, 1796-1820
2 5/16 in. x 1 1/2 in. (5.87 cm x 3.81 cm)

Creation Place: Asia, Chinese
Technique: Firing
Credit Line: Gift of Clinton N. Laird
Accession Number: P61.8.391

Elongated, ovate porcelain bottle; top is ground off smooth and unpainted. Colored dragons are carved in low-relief on both sides. Obverse: a flying dragon with yellow-brown wings. Reverse: a brown-black dragon, and a reddish colored vertical band on the right.

Acquired 10/30/33 at Kwei Lin

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