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Chinese (Chinese (culture or style))
Chisel
8973 BCE
Museum purchase from the collection of Max Loehr
1960/2.109
A bluish-green nephrite jade snuff bottle in the shape of an elephant with its head positioned to the side. On the back of the elephant are two openings with gold rims and oval coral stoppers.  Carved on the sides of the elephant are  circles that show the creases on the elephants body.
Chinese (Chinese (culture or style))
Nephrite jade snuff bottle in the shape of an elephant
1875 – 1925
Gift of Mr. Robert W. Coggan
1980/2.3

Chinese (Chinese (culture or style))
Nephrite jade snuff bottle
1912 – 1949
Gift of Mr. Robert W. Coggan
1980/2.12
A white nephrite jade snuff bottle, lying on its side in the shape of a citron fruit. At the top of the snuff bottle is an orange glass cap in the shape of the handle. There are also high relief carvings of leaves at the top. Along the body are lines that form curves at the bottom.
Chinese (Chinese (culture or style))
Nephrite jade snuff bottle in the shape of a citron
1875 – 1925
Gift of Mr. Robert W. Coggan
1980/2.11
A white nephrite jade snuff bottle, shaped like a vase with two large circular handles on the side. The snuff bottle has a silver colored rim, with a stopper that also has a circular handle. 
Chinese (Chinese (culture or style))
Nephrite jade snuff bottle
1912 – 1949
Gift of Mr. Robert W. Coggan
1980/2.9
It looks like a rescent, animal&#39;s tooth or fetus. There is a hole and some carved line on the head part.<br />
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This is a comma-shaped bead made from dark green jade. Such crescent moon-shaped beads, referred to as<em> gogok</em>, were used to decorate golden crowns, clothing, and belts. This example, which was attached to other ornaments via the hole in its head, is typical of comma-shaped beads of the Three Kingdoms period. Three parallel lines are incised across the hole, from which four more incised lines radiate upwards.<br />
[Korean Collection, University of Michigan Museum of Art (2017) p.33]
Korean (Korean (culture or style))
Comma-shaped Pendant
400 – 599
Museum purchase made possible by the Margaret Watson Parker Art Collection Fund
1983/1.152

Chinese (Chinese (culture or style))
Archer's Thumb Ring or Musical Pick (End of a hook may have broken off)
9229 BCE
Museum purchase for the James Marshall Plumer Memorial Collection
1964/2.89
A white nephrite jade snuff bottle that is shaped like a handbag. It has a rounded bottom and shoulders. Where the clasp at the top of the handbag would be is a square opening of the snuff bottle that is capped with transparent pink cap. On this opening are carved vertical lines that continue onto the surface of the snuff bottle to replicate creases. Also decorated on the surface are carved abstract curls. The snuff bottle is sitting on a wooden stand.
Chinese (Chinese (culture or style))
Nephrite Jade Purse-shaped Snuff Bottle
1780 – 1880
Gift of Mr. Robert W. Coggan
1980/2.10
A brown and green nephrite jade snuff bottle in the shape of a duck that is curled upon itself. Carved on the wings are feathers.
Chinese (Chinese (culture or style))
Nephrite jade snuff bottle in the shape of a duck
1650 – 1850
Gift of Mr. Robert W. Coggan
1980/2.13
A green cylindrical nephrite jade snuff bottle. The stopper is orange.
Chinese (Chinese (culture or style))
Nephrite jade snuff bottle
1875 – 1925
Gift of Mr. Robert W. Coggan
1980/2.5
An orange and white oval nephrite jade snuff bottle, lying on its side. It has a green stopper and is lying on a wooden stand.
Chinese (Chinese (culture or style))
Nephrite snuff bottle
1740 – 1840
Gift of Mr. Robert W. Coggan
1980/2.8
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