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

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