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Snuff bottle with blossoms
Place of Origin: China
Date: approx. 1800-1900
Historical Period: Qing dynasty (1644-1911)
Object Name: Snuff bottle
Materials: Tourmaline
Dimensions: H. 2 1/2 in x W. 2 in, D. 3/4 in, H. 5.4 cm x W. 5.1 cm x D. 2 cm
Credit Line: Transfer from the Fine Arts Museums of San Francisco, Bequest of Isabella M. Cowell
Department: Chinese Art
Collection: Decorative Arts
Object Number: B68M6
On Display: Yes
Location: Gallery 17

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Exhibition History: "Chinese Snuff Bottles", Michigan Oriental Art Society, then Flint Institute of Arts, 8/1/1979 - 12/16/1980
Annual Gem and Mineral Show, Hall of Flowers, San Francisco Gem & Mineral Society, Inc., 8/6/1983 - 8/7/1983
Exhibition History: "Chinese Snuff Bottles", Michigan Oriental Art Society, then Flint Institute of Arts, 8/1/1979 - 12/16/1980
Annual Gem and Mineral Show, Hall of Flowers, San Francisco Gem & Mineral Society, Inc., 8/6/1983 - 8/7/1983