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Snuff bottle: O.153-1946

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Maker(s)

Unknown (Maker)

Description

Porcelain covered with a mottled mulberry and tourquoise glaze. Metal top and bottom of jade. The base has the four-character mark of the Qianlong emperor.

Notes

History note: Unknown before testator

Legal notes

Oscar Raphael Bequest, 1941, received 1946

Measurements and weight

Height: 7 cm

Acquisition and important dates

Method of acquisition: Bequeathed (1941) by Raphael, Oscar C.

Dating

18th-19th century
1780 CE - 1850 1850 CE

Components of the work

Top: composed of metal Bottom: composed of jade

Materials used in production

Glaze Porcelain

Techniques used in production

Glazing

Identification numbers

Accession number: O.153-1946
Primary reference Number: 168587
Oscar Raphael: 39
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Audit data

Created: Saturday 6 August 2011 Updated: Thursday 26 November 2020 Last processed: Wednesday 24 March 2021

Associated departments & institutions

Owner or interested party: The Fitzwilliam Museum
Associated department: Applied Arts

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The Fitzwilliam Museum (2020) "Snuff bottle" Web page available at: https://collection.beta.fitz.ms/id/object/168587 Accessed: 2021-11-29 23:44:51

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