Art/ Collection/ Art Object

Snuff Bottle in the Shape of an Octagon

Period:
Qing dynasty (1644–1911)
Date:
19th century
Culture:
China
Medium:
Red glass with coral stopper
Dimensions:
Gr. H. 2 1/16 in. (5.2 cm); Gr. W. 1 3/16 in. (3 cm); Gr. D. 11/16 in. (1.7 cm)
Classification:
Snuff Bottles
Credit Line:
Bequest of Mrs. Fanny Shapiro, 1971
Accession Number:
1971.117.9
Not on view
Fanny Shapiro , 1971; donated to MMA
New York. The Metropolitan Museum of Art. "Small Delights: Chinese Snuff Bottles," July 19, 2013–February 17, 2014.

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