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Identification and Creation
Object Number
1923.144.A-B
Title
Moon-Flask Shaped Snuff Bottle with Lavender Cover
Classification
Vessels
Work Type
vessel
Date
19th century
Places
Creation Place: East Asia, China
Period
Qing dynasty, 1644-1911
Culture
Chinese
Persistent Link
https://hvrd.art/o/210025
Physical Descriptions
Medium
Grayish brown agate with brown mottles; tourmaline cover with attached ivory spoon
Dimensions
H. 6.5 x W. 4.5 x D. 2 cm (2 9/16 x 1 3/4 x 13/16 in.)
Acquisition and Rights
Credit Line
Harvard Art Museums/Arthur M. Sackler Museum, Gift of Dr. Denman W. Ross
Accession Year
1923
Object Number
1923.144.A-B
Division
Asian and Mediterranean Art
Contact
am_asianmediterranean@harvard.edu
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