Bottle: snuff

Production date
1736-1795
Description
One glazed white ceramic snuff bottle. A short narrow neck surmounts a flattened pear-shaped body tapering towards an oval-shaped base. Each face presents a glazed orange moulded fish design. Each short side presents a moulded taotie design. Plain orange stopper in the form of a flat horizontal disc and vertical ring-shaped finial. Glazed blue base exhibits mark of Qianlong Emperor (1736-1796 AD) in orange glaze.
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Dimensions (LxWxH): 52 x 36 x 89mm (2 1/16 x 1 7/16 x 3 1/2")
Dimensions (Dia x Thickness): 19 x 25mm
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Other Id
C1957.1276
58/57
235
Catalogue number
C1957.1276
Accession number
1957.58.30

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