Burgaute lacquer snuff bottle Edit

Summary

Component Unique Identifier
Item 31
Level of Description
Item

Dates

  • 18th century (Creation)

Notes

  • Scope and Contents

    Flattened ovoid body on elliptical foot ring, tapering shoulder, tubular neck. Decorated around foot, sides, and neck with stylized floral diaper pattern, framing two large foliated panels enclosing on the front a man and two women on a terrace and on the other side a pheasant on a blooming prunus in polychrome mother-of-pearl on black ground. Green jade stopper. Height 3 in.

Instances

  • Type
    Digital Object
    Link to Record
    31a
  • Type
    Digital Object
    Link to Record
    31b

Components