Bottle: snuff

Description
One frosted glass snuff bottle. A short wide neck with an inner cylinder and narrow opening surmounts a flattened rounded rectangular body tapering towards an oval-shaped base. Interior face presents a continuous painted landscape in black brown and blue pigment. One face exhibits characters 石古帶煙霞 (clouds and mists surrounding the mountain stones); the other face presents characters 甲午七月周樂元 (Zhou Leyuan in the year of Jia Wu beginning 1894). Plain hemispherical orange stopper.
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Provenance details
HOPAI PROVINCE
Measurements
Dimensions (LxWxH): 18 x 40 x 70mm (11/16 x 1 9/16 x 2 3/4")
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Other Id
C1957.463
Catalogue number
C1957.463
Accession number
19XX.1.1169

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