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Snuff bottle: O.32.27 & A-1938

Object information

Maker(s)

Unknown (Production)

Description

Nephrite of white colour with a light russet skin, carved with two figures on a terrace beside a pine tree.

Legal notes

Cecil E. Byas Bequest

Measurements and weight

Height: 5.9 cm

Acquisition and important dates

Method of acquisition: Bequeathed (1938) by Byas, Cecil E.

Dating

19th/20th Century
1880 - 1920

Materials used in production

Nephrite

Techniques used in production

Carving

Identification numbers

Accession number: O.32.27 & A-1938
Primary reference Number: 168637
Stable URI

Audit data

Created: Saturday 6 August 2011 Updated: Monday 14 December 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/168637 Accessed: 2022-06-24 23:23:40

Citation for Wikipedia

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{{cite web|url=https://data.fitzmuseum.cam.ac.uk/id/object/168637 |title=Snuff bottle |author=The Fitzwilliam Museum|accessdate=2022-06-24 23:23:40|publisher=The University of Cambridge}}

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