Snuff bottle, Stained walrus tusk with coral stopper, China

Snuff bottle

Period:
Qing dynasty (1644–1911), Qianlong period (1736–95)
Culture:
China
Medium:
Stained walrus tusk with coral stopper
Dimensions:
H. 2 1/2 in. (6.4 cm)
Classification:
Snuff Bottles
Credit Line:
Bequest of Edmund C. Converse, 1921
Accession Number:
21.175.264a, b
On view at The Met Fifth Avenue in Gallery 219
Edmund Cogswell Converse , Greenwich CT (until d. 1921) bequeathed to MMA