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Inside-painted snuff bottle with donkey rider in wintry landscape

Photo: Paul Macapia

Inside-painted snuff bottle with donkey rider in wintry landscape

1895

Ding Erzhong

Chinese, active ca. 1895 - 1905

Rock crystal and paint, pink glass stopper with walrus ivory collar
1 1/2 x 3/4 in. (3.81 x 1.91 cm)
Overall h.: 2 3/4 in.
.a H.: 2 3/8 in.
.b H.: 13/16 in.
.b D.: 11/16 in.
Gift to the Seattle Art Museum for the people of Seattle by Stephen and Britt Thal in honor of Sidney and Berta Thal
96.39.36
Photo: Paul Macapia
location
Now on view at the Asian Art Museum

Resources

Exhibition HistorySeattle, Washington, Seattle Asian Art Museum, "Chinese Ceramics and Snuff Bottles from the Ming and Xing Dynasties", January 14, 2006 - April 2, 2006
Published ReferencesChen, Jennifer, "Bottles of Delight: The Thal Collection of Chinese Snuff Bottles", Seattle Art Museum, 1998, pg. 84

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