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Snuff bottle: MAR.O.213-1912

Object information

Current Location: In storage

Maker(s)

Unknown (Production)

Description

Lapis Lazuli of even dark blue colour, with grey inclusions, undecorated

Legal notes

C.B. Marlay Bequest

Measurements and weight

Height: 5.9 cm

Acquisition and important dates

Method of acquisition: Bequeathed (1912) by Marlay, Charles Brinsley

Dating

Qing Dynasty
1800 - 1900

Materials used in production

Lapis lazuli

Identification numbers

Accession number: MAR.O.213-1912
Primary reference Number: 168917
Snuff bottle list: M.39
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Audit data

Created: Saturday 6 August 2011 Updated: Wednesday 13 January 2016 Last processed: Friday 21 May 2021

Associated departments & institutions

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

Citation for print

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The Fitzwilliam Museum (2022) "Snuff bottle" Web page available at: https://collection.beta.fitz.ms/id/object/168917 Accessed: 2022-08-19 20:32:12

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