Snuff Bottle with Stopper-Cap

Object Name: 
Snuff Bottle with Stopper-Cap

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Object Name: 
Snuff Bottle with Stopper-Cap
Accession Number: 
57.6.2
Dimensions: 
Overall H: 7.8 cm, W: 3.7 cm; Body Th: 1.6 cm
Location: 
Not on Display
Date: 
1895-1913
Web Description: 
亮玻璃内画鼻烟壶
Provenance: 
Komor, Mathias, Source
1957-02-15
Color: 
Inscription: 
Rong Jiu 荣九
inscription
Primary Description: 
Snuff Bottle with Stopper-Cap. (a) Colorless glass; blown, cold-worked and inside-painted. Flattened, straight-sided body; short cylindrical neck with rim; interior reverse painting in black and tints; obverse, rooster with plants and flowers; reverse, three crabs and shrubbery, an inscription and red seal. (b) Hemispherical stopper-cap of pink stone; ivory dipping-spoon.