Nationality

Chinese

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Medium

Porcelain, paint, stone and metallic lid, plastic scraper (?) attached to cap

Identification #

92-083

Height

3.25"

Width

1.25"

Depth

1.25"

Collection/Provenance

Chester Fritz Library, East Asian Room

Status

Box: Fritz Artifacts from E.A.R. Stored: S4A

Location

UND Art Collections Repository

Additional Information

Tall Cylinder Porcelain Chinese snuff bottle with red and blue glazed depiction of human figures on water and land. Cap with gemstone embedded in metallic material with scraper attached. Has been repaired with tape. Comes with text panel that says:

CHINESE SNUFF BOTTLES

* TWO PORCELAIN BOTTLES PAINTED WITH UNDERGLAZE-BLUE AND IRON-RED

* ONE PORCELAIN BOTTLE ADORNED WITH OVERGLAZE- ENAMELED BAMBOO AND FLOWER DECORATION

* ONE CARVED SOAPSTONE BOTTLE

* ONE PALE-GREEN OVERLAY PEKING GLASS BOTTLE

Condition

Good

Condition Notes

cap and insert have been repaired with tape

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