Accession no: LL 9315
Object type: Snuff Bottle
Name: Snuff bottle
Place made: China
Date made: Qing Dynasty, 19th Century
Measurements: H. 8.5 cm
Description: Snuff bottle in the form of a boy holding a flattened pear-shaped vase, a fan in his left hand; dark purplish amber; red stopper in dome-shaped; neck restored.
C. S. Holberton collection; his sale, Christie's, 26 June 1918, purchased by Frank Partridge for Lever; by whom gifted to the Lady Lever Art Gallery, 1922.
R. L. Hobson, Chinese Porcelain and Wedgwood Pottery with Other Works of Ceramic Art, London: B. T. Batsford, Ltd., 1928, No. 698.
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