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Snuff Bottle in the Shape of a Gourd

Period:
Qing dynasty (1644–1911)
Date:
late 18th–early 19th century
Culture:
China
Medium:
Rock crystal with coral stopper
Dimensions:
H. 2 7/8 in. (7.3 cm); W. 1 5/8 in. (4.1 cm); D. 1 1/4 in. (3.2 cm)
Classification:
Snuff Bottles
Credit Line:
Gift of Heber R. Bishop, 1902
Accession Number:
02.18.928a, b
Not on view
Heber R. Bishop , New York (until 1902; 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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