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Snuff bottle: O.147 & A-1946

Object information

Current Location: In storage

Maker(s)

Unknown (Production)

Description

Porcelain decorated with polychrome enamels and moulded in the form of a Kylin (Buddhist lion) and cub.

Legal notes

Oscar Raphael Bequest 1941, received 1946

Measurements and weight

Height: 7 cm

Acquisition and important dates

Method of acquisition: Bequeathed (1941) by Raphael, Oscar C.

Dating

18th-19th century
1780 - 1820

Materials used in production

Enamel Porcelain

Techniques used in production

Moulding Enamelling

Identification numbers

Accession number: O.147 & A-1946
Primary reference Number: 168581
Oscar Raphael: 30
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Audit data

Created: Saturday 6 August 2011 Updated: Wednesday 12 August 2015 Last processed: Sunday 21 March 2021

Associated departments & institutions

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

Citation for print

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The Fitzwilliam Museum (2022) "Snuff bottle" Web page available at: https://data.fitzmuseum.cam.ac.uk/id/object/168581 Accessed: 2022-08-17 17:29:36

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