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Dublin Core

Title

Bottle: snuff

Description

One glazed blue red-brown green black and white ceramic snuff bottle. A short narrow neck surmounts a flattened pear-shaped body tapering towards an oval-shaped base. Body exhibits continuous design of dragon and waves and/or clouds. Base exhibits mark of Daoguang (1821-1850 AD) in red-brown glaze.

Still Image Item Type Metadata

Physical Dimensions

63 x 46mm (h x w)

Museum Ac. No.

C1957.1278

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Period

Emperor Daoguang, Qing Dynasty.

Collection

Citation

“Bottle: snuff,” China, Art and Cultural Diplomacy, accessed May 25, 2020, http://rewialleyart.nz/items/show/218.