Description This glass overlay snuff bottle is of 18th or 19th century manufacture. It illustrates famous antiques in a ruby red tone on a transparent glass ground. The flattened vase form is indicative of the 18th century and it has a soft green jadeite stopper.
- Chinese Snuff Bottles. The Walters Art Gallery, Baltimore. 2000-2001.
- Chinese Snuff Bottles. The Walters Art Museum, Baltimore. 2018.
Provenance Mrs. Marvin E. Gantz, Sr., Denver, Colorado [date and mode of acquisition unknown]; Shirley E. Gantz, Baltimore [date and mode of acquisition unknown]; Walters Art Museum, 1999, by gift.
Credit Gift of Shirley E. Gantz, from the collection of Mrs. Marvin E. Gantz, Sr., 1999
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