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Snuff bottle, painted with fish amid aquatic plants

Image attached to O.179 & A-1936

An image of Snuff bottle. Quartz chalcedony carved on the sides with mask and mock ring handles and painted inside with fish swimming amid aquatic plants, signed 'Ye Zhongsan', dated 1918. The bottle is 1760-1880. Chinese.

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Snuff bottle. Quartz chalcedony carved on the sides with mask and mock ring handles and painted inside with fish swimming amid aquatic plants, signed 'Ye Zhongsan', dated 1918. The bottle is 1760-1880. Chinese.

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  • Accession Number: O.179 & A-1936
  • Photograph copyright © The Fitzwilliam Museum, Cambridge
  • Photographer name: Image Library
  • Image height: 1024 pixels
  • Image width: 768 pixels
  • Processed with: Adobe Photoshop Lightroom 4.3 (Windows)
  • Filesize: 90.06kB
  • Captured: 2007:11:30 11:00:17

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Chinese Department Fitz_AA Material Object Type Other Keywords Workflow _WF_AdOK _WF_Adtd _WF_KWD _WF_OPACtd _WF_PCtd _WF_batch_15 aquatic bottle chalcedony fish glass malachite painted quartz snuff bottle

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