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Chinese Artist



Snuff Bottle, 1796-1850
Amber (fossil resin)
2 3/8 in. x 1 5/8 in. (6.03 cm x 4.13 cm)

Creation Place: Asia, Chinese
Technique: Carving
Credit Line: Gift of Clinton N. Laird
Accession Number: P61.8.251

Commentary
Upright rectangular bottle, made of amber or possibly honey agate (a form of quartz). Low-relief figures on front and back; no streaks or markings. Obverse: a plum branch and a small bird. Reverse: a tree branch and a small bird.

Provenance
Acquired before 6/25/33

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