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Snuff bottle: O.158 & A-1946

Object information

Current Location: In storage

Maker(s)

Unknown (Production)

Description

Porcelain decorated with Famille Rose enamels with a similar design both back and front of a horse rolling in the grass beside a blossoming tree. Metal top holding button of green jade. The base with the seal mark of the Daoguang emperor.

Legal notes

Oscar Raphael bequest 1941, received 1946

Measurements and weight

Height: 5.2 cm

Acquisition and important dates

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

Dating

Daoguang Period (1821-1850)
1820 - 1850

Components of the work

Top composed of metal Button composed of jade

Materials used in production

Enamel Porcelain

Techniques used in production

Enamelling

Identification numbers

Accession number: O.158 & A-1946
Primary reference Number: 168592
Oscar Raphael: 45
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Audit data

Created: Saturday 6 August 2011 Updated: Thursday 13 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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