Nationality

Chinese

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Medium

Soapstone

Identification #

92-085

Height

2.375"

Width

1.75"

Depth

1.125"

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

Small black carved soapstone Chinese snuff bottle with no cap.

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

Fair

Condition Notes

Chipping and scratches

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