Bottle: snuff

Description
One crackle glazed rose pink ceramic snuff bottle. A short narrow neck flaring out to a beaded rim surmounts an elongated rounded rectangular body with high shoulders tapering towards an out-turned circular base. Plain white hemispherical stopper and red-brown collar.
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Provenance details
HOPAI PROVINCE
Gifted to Canterbury Museum by Alley in 1937 during a visit to New Zealand. In 1956, loaned to the Rewi Alley Chinese Art and Crafts Exhibition, held at the Provincial Council Chambers, Christchurch.
Measurements
Dimensions (Dia x Thickness): 38 x 84mm
Named collection
Other Id
C1957.456
E137.76
Catalogue number
C1957.456
E137.76
Accession number
19XX.1.1166

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