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Snuff bottle: O.46 & A-1936

Object information

Current Location: In storage

Maker(s)

Production: Unknown

Entities

Categories

Description

Jadeite of pale green colour with darker green inclusions, the sides with mask and mock ring handles.

Legal notes

Reginald Cory Bequest

Measurements and weight

Height: 5 cm

Acquisition and important dates

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

Dating

19th Century-20th Century#
1820 - 1920

Materials used in production

Jadeite

Techniques used in production

Carving

Identification numbers

Accession number: O.46 & A-1936
Primary reference Number: 168615
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Audit data

Created: Saturday 6 August 2011 Updated: Thursday 10 December 2015 Last processed: Thursday 7 December 2023

Associated departments & institutions

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

Citation for print

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The Fitzwilliam Museum (2024) "Snuff bottle" Web page available at: https://data.fitzmuseum.cam.ac.uk/id/object/168615 Accessed: 2024-07-23 13:05:45

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