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Snuff bottle: O.32.13 & A-1938

Object information

Current Location: In storage


Production: Unknown




Crystal with dense black inclusions of tourmaline needles.

Legal notes

Cecil E. Byas Bequest

Measurements and weight

Height: 5.1 cm

Acquisition and important dates

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


Qing Dynasty
1760 - 1850

Materials used in production


References and bibliographic entries

Identification numbers

Accession number: O.32.13 & A-1938
Primary reference Number: 168798
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Audit data

Created: Saturday 6 August 2011 Updated: Tuesday 16 February 2016 Last processed: Wednesday 13 December 2023

Associated departments & institutions

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

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