Snuff Bottle

Period: Qing dynasty (1644–1911), Qianlong period (1736–95)
Date: second half of the 19th century
Culture: China
Medium: Green tourmaline, the interior stained blue, with pink tourmaline stopper, wood stand
Dimensions: H. 2 7/8 in. (7.3 cm)
Classification: Snuff Bottles
Credit Line: Bequest of Edmund C. Converse, 1921
Accession Number: 21.175.311a, b

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