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Snuff Bottle

Period:
Qing dynasty (1644–1911)
Date:
19th century
Culture:
China
Medium:
Moss agate with quartz and jadeite stopper
Dimensions:
H. 3 in. (7.6 cm)
Classification:
Snuff Bottles
Credit Line:
Bequest of Benjamin Altman, 1913
Accession Number:
14.40.489a, b
Not on view
Benjamin Altman , New York, (until d. 1913; bequeathed to MMA)
New York. The Metropolitan Museum of Art. "Colors of the Universe: Chinese Hardstone Carvings," December 11, 2013–July 6, 2014.

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