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Snuff bottle

Title
[Snuff bottle] [realia].
Format
Realia
Published
[18--?]
Description
1 snuff bottle (2 pieces) : glass, ivory, paint ; 7 x 4 x 2 cm. bottle, 8 cm. long spoon.
Notes
Title supplied by cataloger.
Place of origin: [China]
Chinese characters painted on one side.
Summary
Thick translucent glass. Scenes painted on interior of bottle. Side A: Nude man and woman copulating. She sits on a table; he stands. Side B: Seated cat watching butterfly. Bottle accompanied by long ivory spoon with globular handle.
Kinsey subjects
Snuff boxes.
Art--China--19th century.
Coitus.

Holdings

Library
Blmgtn - Kinsey Institute Library (by appointment only)
Call Number
218Q A021a-b
Location
Kinsey Institute Library - Art