Baur

Agate snuff bottle

鼻烟壶
中国

Materials:

Chalcedony var. agate bottle, original coral stopper with metal finial, gilt metal collar with ivory spoon

Technique:

Worked agate

Date:

Qing dynasty (1644-1911), circa 1796-1820

Size:

height 5.5 cm, length 4.5 cm

Place of origin:

China, imperial palace workshops

Artist:

Inconnu

Mark:

Jiaqing (r. 1796-1820), four-character mark

Inventory number:

CB.TA.1964.361

Copyright:

Baur Fondation

Photographer:

Marian Gérard