Accession no: LL 9376
Object type: Snuff Bottle
Name: Snuff bottle
Place made: Beijing (Peking), China
Date made: Qing Dynasty, 18th Century
Measurements: H. 7.2 cm
Description: snuff bottle in flask-shaped; imitated realgar; flat top stopper in jade and metal base.
C. S. Holberton collection; his sale, Christie's, 26 June 1918, lot 133, purchased by Frank Partridge for Lever; £12.1s.6d. (for the whole lot; four bottles); 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. 702.
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