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Title

Snuff bottle

early 19th century


Artists

Unknown Artist


Details


Other Titles

Snuffbottle

Porcelain snuff bottle

Scent bottle


Place where the work was made

China


Date

early 19th century


Media category

Ceramic


Materials used

porcelain decorated with green monochrome glaze all over and brown glaze at rim of mouth


Dimensions

1.6 cm diam. of mouth; 8.0 x 4.5 x 2.7 cm


Signature & date

Not signed. Not dated.


Credit

Purchased 1920


Location

Not on display


Accession number

2087



Place

Where the work was made
China

Referenced in 1 publication

Bibliography


W.A. Little, The Sir Thomas Anderson Stuart Collection of Art Treasures, Pictures and Furniture, Sydney, 1920, 22. cat.no.277; 'Set of Six Chinese Porcelain Scent Bottles -various figure and landscape decorations'