Chinese collection

Item LL 9358
mark on base of vase of item LL 9358

Accession no: LL 9358
Object type: Snuff Bottle
Name: Snuff bottle
Materials: Porcelain
Place made: China
Date made: Qing Dynasty, Yongzheng (1723-1735 AD)
Measurements: H. 9.1 cm

Description: Snuff bottle, cylindrical, with small mouth; mottled glaze / vambrace of aubergine, green, amber-yellow, and white; no stopper. Mark and reign period of Yongzheng (1723-1735 AD).

C. S. Holberton collection; his sale, Christie's, 26 June 1918, lot 105, purchased by Frank Partridge for Lever; £16.16s. (for the whole lot; five 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. 612.