FMNH 232479.A

  • 232479: snuff bottle glass, pigment
    Photographer: William C. Bentley
    [Copyright] Field Museum of Natural History - CC BY-NC
    Description: snuff bottle glass, pigment, coral
  • Creator: Ms Alice Muntz : Field Museum of Natural History
    [Copyright] Field Museum of Natural History - CC BY-NC
    Description: scan of catalog card [FRONT] [MAIN BODY] Field Museum of Natural History. | [Field Museum Subject Code written in red] 54B-4/01 | SNUFF BOTTLE: Material: Glass | Dimensions: 6.8 cm hm, 3.7 cm w., 1.9 cm th. | Attribution: Ch'ing [Qing] | Description: Glass bottle painted on the inside in various bright colors. On one side three ladies in a garden and a young man in the branches of a tree. On the other an interior scene of man and his ladies. The scenes may illustrate episodes in some popular novel. Stopper of coral. | Published: Laufer Berthold. Catalogue of a collection of ancient Chinese snuff bottles in the possession of Mrs. George T. Smith. Chicago 1913. | Mrs. Frances Caylord Smith Bequest, 1936 | [LEFT MARGIN] 232479 | CHINA | Acc. 2130 |
Catalog Number: 232479.A
Description: bottle
Materials: glass, pigment, coral
Cultural Attribution: Han Chinese
Time Period: Qing Dynasty
Locality: Asia, China
Accession Number: [2130] Smith, Mrs. George T. - Estate of (Gift)
Accession Year:
Continent: Asia
Country: China
Collector/Source: Smith, Mrs. George T. - Estate of
IRN: 1388438
GUID: 99ba172a-77b0-47c4-aecf-654924fe7a3e