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Snuff bottle: O.200 & A-1936

Object information

Current Location: In storage


Production: Unknown




Porcelain decorated with polychrome enamels and moulded with antique vessels.
The base with the four-character seal mark of the Jiaqing emperor.

Legal notes

Reginald Cory Bequest

Measurements and weight

Height: 6.7 cm

Acquisition and important dates

Method of acquisition: Bequeathed (1936) by Cory, Reginald R.


Jiaqing (1796-1820)
1796 - 1820

Materials used in production


Techniques used in production


Inscription or legends present

  • Text: Four-character seal mark of the Jiaqing emperor
  • Location: Base
  • Type: Mark

Identification numbers

Accession number: O.200 & A-1936
Primary reference Number: 168557
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Audit data

Created: Saturday 6 August 2011 Updated: Friday 11 December 2015 Last processed: Friday 8 December 2023

Associated departments & institutions

Owner or interested party: The Fitzwilliam Museum
Associated department: Applied Arts

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