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Pebble nephrite snuff bottle with incised crab, butterfly, and melon design

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China, unknown workshop, Pebble nephrite snuff bottle with incised crab, butterfly, and melon design, 1730/1830, bottle: pebble nephrite; stopper: carnelian, Gift of Maybelle Clark Macdonald, public domain, 2009.59.42

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Title

Pebble nephrite snuff bottle with incised crab, butterfly, and melon design

Artist

China, unknown workshop (Chinese)

Date

1730/1830

Medium

bottle: pebble nephrite; stopper: carnelian

Dimensions (H x W x D)

1 in x 2 5/8 in x 1 5/8 in

Collection Area

Asian Art

Category

Snuff Bottles

Object Type

snuff bottle

Culture

Chinese

Credit Line

Gift of Maybelle Clark Macdonald

Accession Number

2009.59.42

Copyright

public domain

Terms

butterfly

crab

melon

nephrite

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