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Snuff Bottle with Bird on a Rock and Lotus Blossoms in a Pond
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Snuff Bottle with Bird on a Rock and Lotus Blossoms in a Pond


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Description This very attractive shadow agate snuff bottlehas a dull beige tone ground with dark areas carved to reveal lotus blossoms in a pond, and a bird on a rock on the opposite side. The piece has a glass stopper with a yellow collar and a rim foot.
Exhibitions
  • 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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Period
19th century (Ch'ing)
Accession Number
42.1506
Measurements
Overall H: 2 1/4 × W: 1 3/4 × D: 1 1/8 in. (5.7 × 4.5 × 2.9 cm); Bottle H: 1 7/8 × W: 1 3/4 × D: 1 1/8 in. (4.7 × 4.5 × 2.9 cm); Stopper H: 1 9/16 × Diam: 3/4 in. (4 × 1.9 cm)
Geographies
  • China (Place of Origin)
Location Within Museum
Not On View

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