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Snuff Bottle

Period:
Qing dynasty
Date:
ca. 1800–1825
Culture:
China
Medium:
Rock crystal with jadeite stopper
Dimensions:
H. 2 5/8 in. (6.7 cm)
Classification:
Snuff Bottles
Credit Line:
Bequest of Benjamin Altman, 1913
Accession Number:
14.40.465a, b
Not on view
Inscription: Shi shan gan xuan
Benjamin Altman , New York, (until d. 1913; bequeathed to MMA)
New York. The Metropolitan Museum of Art. "Small Delights: Chinese Snuff Bottles," July 19, 2013–February 17, 2014.

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