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Snuff Bottle with Three Crabs

Qing dynasty (1644–1911)
late 18th century
Nephrite (jade) with coral stopper
H. 2 3/4 in. (7 cm)
Snuff Bottles
Credit Line:
Bequest of Benjamin Altman, 1913
Accession Number:
14.40.600a, 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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