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