Porcelain snuff bottle with overglaze enamel decoration of a magnolia and chrysanthemums

Chinese
Qing dynasty, Qianlong period
1736–95


Dimensions

6.7 x 5.1 cm (2 5/8 x 2 in.)

Accession Number

1991.199

Medium or Technique

Porcelain

Not On View

Collections

Asia

Classifications

Porcelain

Provenance

Edwin Conger, first U.S. Ambassador to Imperial China and his wife Sarah Conger; by descent to their granddaughter Sarah Buchan Jewell (Mrs T. Edson Jewell), Boston; 1991, gift of Sarah Buchan Jewell to the MFA. (Accession Date: February 27, 1991)

Credit Line

Gift of Sarah Buchan Jewell