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Snuff Bottle

Object Number:81-23-124A
Current Location: Collections Storage
Culture:Chinese
Provenience: China
Date Made: 19th Century
Early Date: 1800
Late Date: 1899
Section:Asian
Materials:Coral
Iconography:Dragon
Peony
Credit Line:Gift of Mr. and Mrs. Paul K. Addams, 1981

Description

A coral bottle in a branch shape with a carved hornless dragon (chih) among stylized clouds. The top is a matching carved coral of a peony flower.

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