Results 1 684
500 Previous Next

Snuff Bottle with Peony Scrolls
Additional Views Explore Object
Creative Commons License

Snuff Bottle with Peony Scrolls


Description Exhibitions Provenance Inscription Credit
Description Snuff bottle of twin cylinder shape glazed with applied iron red enamel illustrating stylized peonies and vines. The base has underglaze Yung Cheng mark but is not of the period.
Exhibitions
  • Chinese Snuff Bottles. The Walters Art Museum, Baltimore. 2018.
Provenance William T. / Henry Walters Collection, Baltimore [date and mode of acquisition unknown]; Walters Art Museum, 1931, by bequest.
Inscriptions spurious reign mark of Yongzheng [Yung-Cheng] (1722-1735)
Credit Acquired by William T. or Henry Walters

Download Image Add to Collection Creative Commons License

Creator
Period
19th century
Medium
porcelain with iron red enamel
(Ceramics)
Accession Number
49.286
Measurements
Overall H: 2 5/8 × W: 1 11/16 × D: 7/8 in. (6.6 × 4.3 × 2.2 cm); Bottle H: 2 3/8 × W: 1 11/16 × D: 7/8 in. (6.1 × 4.3 × 2.2 cm); Stopper B, H: 1 15/16 × Diam: 3/8 in. (4.9 × 1 cm); Stopper C, H: 1/2 × Diam: 7/16 in. (1.2 × 1.1 cm)
Geographies
  • China (Place of Origin)

Tags


    Thumbnail: Snuff Bottle with Peony Scrolls Thumbnail: Snuff Bottle with Peony Scrolls Thumbnail: Snuff Bottle with Peony Scrolls Thumbnail: Snuff Bottle with Peony Scrolls Thumbnail: Snuff Bottle with Peony Scrolls
    Thumbnail: Snuff Bottle with Peony Scrolls Thumbnail: Snuff Bottle with Peony Scrolls
    Previous Next
    Zoom Out Zoom In Back to Details  
    Full Size: Snuff Bottle with Peony Scrolls