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Snuff Bottle

Medium: Peking glass
Dimensions:
2 3/4 × 2 1/16 inches (7 × 5.2 cm)
Classification: Personal Gear
Credit Line: Gift of Nelda C. Stark, 1980
Object number: 41.900.119
Accession Number: 1980.56.5
1979 York Appraisal: 553
DescriptionOval shaped base; oval shaped body; waisted neck; reverse painted; seven standing Asian male figures; horse and mountain scene on opposite. Stopper with orange top
Provenance: Probably W.H. Stark [1851-1936] and Miriam Lutcher Stark [Mrs. W.H. Stark, 1859-1936]; by inheritance to their son H.J. Lutcher Stark [1887-1965]; by inheritance to his wife Nelda C. Stark [1909-1999]; Gifted December 11, 1980 to the Nelda C. and H.J. Lutcher Stark Foundation; Accessioned to The W.H. Stark House.
Terms
  • Men
  • Horse