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Snuff Bottle with Peony and Bird

Period:
Qing dynasty (1644–1911), Qianlong mark and period (1736–95)
Culture:
China
Medium:
Painted enamel on copper
Dimensions:
H. 2 5/16 in (5.9 cm)
Classification:
Snuff Bottles
Credit Line:
Bequest of Mary Stillman Harkness, 1950
Accession Number:
50.145.174a, b
Not on view
Marking: (on foot, four characters in blue) Nian Hao; (mark )Qianlong
Mary Stillman Harkness , until d. 1950; bequeathed to MMA
New York. The Metropolitan Museum of Art. "The "Hundred Antiques"," February 18, 2006–October 31, 2006.

New York. The Metropolitan Museum of Art. "Small Delights: Chinese Snuff Bottles," July 19, 2013–February 17, 2014.

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