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Snuff bottle with stopper

Qing dynasty (1644–1911), Kangxi period (1662–1722)
Dark opaque emerald-green jadeite
H. 2 1/2 in. (6.4 cm); W. 1 5/8 in. (4.2 cm); D. 1/2 in. (1.3 cm)
Snuff Bottles
Credit Line:
Gift of Heber R. Bishop, 1902
Accession Number:
02.18.429a, b
Not on view
Heber R. Bishop , New York (until 1902)
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