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Chinese Artist

Snuff Bottle, 1735-1796
2 1/2 in. x 2 9/16 in. (6.35 cm x 6.51 cm)

Creation Place: Asia, Chinese
Technique: Firing
Credit Line: Gift of Clinton N. Laird
Accession Number: P61.8.419

Round, bulbous porcelain bottle with a scene on each side: faint figures on a blue background. Obverse: a female servant kneeling on her left knee, offering a book to a standing woman. Reverse: a female servant offering tea to a man seated at a table. Characters on the base indicated that the bottle was made in Ch'ien Lung.

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