Snuff bottle decorated with figures

Chinese Collection

Accession Nr.: 3732.1-2
Type: object for daily use; snuff bottle; pottery
Date of production:
19th century
Qing dynasty
Place of production:
Acquisition: collection of Ferenc Hopp
Materials: ivory; porcelain
Techniques: underglaze blue and red
Dimensions: height: 9.1 cm
diameter (base): 2.2 cm
The body of the bottle is tall and cylindrical, and has a slightly narrowing base, a short, narrow neck and a thick mouth rim. On the neck, there are leiwen motifs on a netlike surface.