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Snuff bottle with enamel-painted butterflies and relief taotie masks (?)

Accession Number
1980/2.117

Title
Snuff bottle with enamel-painted butterflies and relief taotie masks (?)

Artist(s)
Chinese

Artist Nationality
Chinese (culture or style)

Object Creation Date
circa 1821-1850

Medium & Support
porcelain with blue underglaze and overglaze enamel painting

Dimensions
2 15/16 in. x 1 5/8 in. x 13/16 in. ( 7.5 cm x 4.2 cm x 2 cm )

Credit Line
Gift of Mr. Robert W. Coggan

Physical Description
Brass and enamel stopper.

Primary Object Classification
Decorative Arts

Primary Object Type
snuff bottle

Additional Object Classification(s)
Ceramic

Collection Area
Asian

Rights
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Keywords
masks (costume)
snuff bottles

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