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清 紫晶鼻煙壺
Snuff bottle with stopper

Period:
Qing dynasty (1644–1911)
Date:
late 18th–early 19th century
Culture:
China
Medium:
Amethyst
Dimensions:
H. 2 1/4 in. (5.7 cm)
Classification:
Snuff Bottles
Credit Line:
Gift of Heber R. Bishop, 1902
Accession Number:
02.18.941a, b
Not on view
Heber R. Bishop , New York (until 1902; donated to MMA)
New York. The Metropolitan Museum of Art. "Colors of the Universe: Chinese Hardstone Carvings," June 16, 2012–January 6, 2013.

New York. The Metropolitan Museum of Art. "Small Delights: Chinese Snuff Bottles," July 19, 2013–February 17, 2014.

New York. The Metropolitan Museum of Art. "Colors of the Universe: Chinese Hardstone Carvings," June 25, 2016–October 9, 2017.

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