Chinese collection

Item LL 9355

Accession no: LL 9355
Object type: Snuff Bottle
Name: Snuff bottle
Materials: Glass: red and blue
Place made: Beijing (Peking), China
Date made: Qing Dynasty, Late 19th Century
Measurements: H. 6.2 cm

Description: Snuff bottle in ovoid form; with wavy bands patterns; red cap on stopper.

C. S. Holberton collection; his sale, Christie's, 26 June 1918, lot 168, purchased by Frank Partridge for Lever; £18.9s.6d. (for the whole lot; twelve bottles); by whom gifted to the Lady Lever Art Gallery, 1922.