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Asian Art

Snuff bottle with dragon and cloud decor

early 18th century

Porcelain painted in underglaze blue, brass, coral.

other (without stopper): 3 1/16 × 3 7/8 in.(7.8 × 9.8 cm) 3 9/16 × 1 1/16 in. (9 × 2.7 cm)
Hobart and Edward Small Moore Memorial Collection, Bequest of Mrs. William H. Moore
1955.4.112a-c
Geography: 
China
Culture: 
Chinese
Period: 
Qing dynasty (1644–1911), Yongzheng period (1723–35)
Classification: 
Containers - Ceramics
Provenance: 

Bequest of Mrs. William H. Moore (1858–1955), New York; Yale University Art Gallery, New Haven, Conn.

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