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Chinese Cloisonné Snuff Bottle, 20th c.
Enamel on Copper
2 5/8 in. x 2 5/16 in. x 1 5/16 in. (6.67 cm x 5.93 cm x 3.39 cm)

Object Type: Cloisonné
Technique: Cloisonné
Creation Place: Asia, China
Credit Line: Gift of Douglas and Pamela Routh
Accession Number: 2002.9.137

There is a label on the bottom which reads: "291," and a tag around the neck which reads "69/DUP/1" on one side and "O2F" on the other.

Multicolored enamels on a cast copper alloy base.

Object Description
Round bodied Chinese cloisonée snuff bottle, with a dome lid (no knob). The bottle has an image on each side, within an upside-down red heart frame. The image consists of a white crane and yellow animal with antlers in a landscape on one side, and is composed of two yellow deer within a landscape on the other side. The heart-shaped fields are set against a larger ground of blue flowers and scrolls on a yellow ground.

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