17 octobre 2016

Snuff bottle with pomegranates and bat, Qing dynasty (1644–1911), Qianlong period (1736–95)

Snuff bottle with pomegranates and bat, Qing dynasty (1644–1911), Qianlong period (1736–95). Turquoise with pink glass stopper. H. 2 in. (5.1 cm). Bequest of Edmund C. Converse, 1921 (21.175.276 a, b) © 2000–2016 The Metropolitan Museum of Art.

17 octobre 2016

Snuff bottle with lion, Qing dynasty (1644–1911), Qianlong period (1736–95)

Snuff bottle with lion, Qing dynasty (1644–1911), Qianlong period (1736–95). Malachite with pink glass stopper. H. 2 in. (5.1 cm). H. 2 in. (5.1 cm), 21.175.283 a, b. © 2000–2016 The Metropolitan Museum of Art.