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Snuff Bottle with Floral Design

Period:
Qing dynasty (1644–1911)
Date:
19th century
Culture:
China
Medium:
Agate with simulated coral stopper
Dimensions:
H. 2 5/8 in. (6.7 cm); W. 2 in. (5.1 cm); D. 1 1/2 in. (3.8 cm)
Classification:
Snuff Bottles
Credit Line:
Bequest of Benjamin Altman, 1913
Accession Number:
14.40.473a, b
Not on view
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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