Snuff Bottle (Yao-ping) and Stopper-cap

Object Name: 
Snuff Bottle (Yao-ping) and Stopper-cap

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Object Name: 
Snuff Bottle (Yao-ping) and Stopper-cap
Place Made: 
Accession Number: 
50.6.2
Dimensions: 
Overall H: 8.5 cm, W (max): 3.3 cm, D (max): 6 cm
Location: 
Not on Display
Date: 
1700-1799
Primary Description: 
(a) Opaque thick milk-white glass imitating "mutton-fat" jade; spot overlay of red, henna, green, dark blue, pink and yellow glasses; formed, cased and carved. Circular body; columnar neck; architectural decoration in vari-colored overlays on one face and side walls; ceremonial vessels on other face; dark green oval foot ring. (b) Ivory stopper-cap, surmounted by delicately carved, openwork wood; ivory spoon.
Department: 
Provenance: 
Macbeth, George D., Former Collection
1950-10-01