Bottle: Snuff

Production date
1736-1795
Description
One glazed white ceramic snuff bottle. A short narrow neck with a slightly out-turned lip surmounts a flattened rounded rectangular body tapering towards an oval-shaped base. Body presents a continuous moulded design of figures houses and landscape motifs glazed in various hues. Base exhibits mark of Qianlong Emperor (1736-1796 AD) in orange glaze.
See full details

Object Detail


Production place
Measurements
Dimensions (LxWxH): 42 x 55 x 89mm (1 5/8 x 2 3/16 x 3 1/2")
Named collection
Other Id
C1957.1265
58/57
235
Catalogue number
C1957.1265
Accession number
1957.58.18

Colours


Part of 1 highlight set

Share

Comments

Can you add to our information about this item? Click Add Comment to share your knowledge and help enrich our collection. Have a question about this item? Please email info@canterburymuseum.com.


Be the first to comment.



To order a copy of this image please contact Canterbury Museum images@canterburymuseum.com

Unless otherwise stated, or an author is acknowledged, Canterbury Museum holds copyright to all information on Collections Online. All efforts have been made to trace copyright holders. Please contact the Museum with any queries on this matter info@canterburymuseum.com

The information on this page was created from historic documentation and may not reflect the best available knowledge about the item. If you have information or questions about the objects on this website, please contact us. Images may be subject to copyright laws and are therefore not of reproduction quality.