Chinese collection

Item LL 9423
bottle on stand of item LL 9423

Accession no: LL 9423
Object type: Snuff Bottle
Name: Snuff bottle
Materials: Puddingstone
Place made: China
Date made: Mid-Qing Dynasty (C.1736-1850 AD)
Measurements: H. 6.8 cm

Description: Snuff bottle, of square vase shape; conglomerate; chipped; amethyst glass cap on stopper; with a wooden stand.

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. 725.