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Snuff bottle with leaves and insects
Place of Origin: China
Date: approx. 1800-1900
Historical Period: Qing dynasty (1644-1911)
Object Name: Snuff bottle
Materials: Plasma stone (jasper)
Dimensions: H. 2 1/16 in x W. 1 5/8 in x Diam. 3/4 in, H. 5.2 cm x H. 4.1 cm x Diam. 2 cm
Credit Line: The Avery Brundage Collection
Department: Chinese Art
Collection: Decorative Arts
Object Number: B72M25
On Display: Yes
Location: Gallery 17

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Label: Chinese artisans are noted for their skillful ways of utilizing natural material in their compositions.

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Exhibition History: "Chinese Snuff Bottles", Michigan Oriental Art Society, then Flint Institute of Arts, 8/1/1979 - 12/16/1980
Label: Chinese artisans are noted for their skillful ways of utilizing natural material in their compositions.
Exhibition History: "Chinese Snuff Bottles", Michigan Oriental Art Society, then Flint Institute of Arts, 8/1/1979 - 12/16/1980