An enamelled and incised porcelain 'dragon' snuff bottle, Qing dynasty, 1820-1900. the recessed base decorated with stylized clouds,, 6.5 cm high. Compare an identical bottle, see "Chinese snuff bottles from two private American collection"
A carved square form jade snuff bottle on a low chamfered foot, inscribed on reverse, the longevity symbols of a figure carrying a fruiting peach branch & a bat hovering above, a turquoise & metal stopper, height 6 cm. Provenance: private South Afr
An eggplant shaped snuff bottle, well-hollowed with a spinach green jade Calyx, 19th century, the body carved from a stone of even tone with a blush of amber near the base of the vegetable, a fine smooth shape with a realistically carved stopper & sepa
An eggplant shaped snuff bottle, well-hollowed with a spinach green jade calyx, 19th century, the body carved from a stone of even white tone, a fine smooth vegetable shape realistically carved & separate piece of spinach green jade cap, a natural shape re
A grey jade snuff bottle with a agate stopper, carved with Quail, 19th/20th century, standing on a rock reaching for the millet, the reverse, using the natural stone, in the moonlight a gentleman walks across a bridge, height 6 cm. Provenance: private Sout
A Chinese jade carved snuff bottle in high relief, of flattened ovoid shape, with the God of longevity seated under a pine tree, coral & metal stopper. Provenance: private South African collection. Height 8 cm
A Chinese white jade snuff bottle with a blush of colour, of flattened ovoid shape, carved head holding rings to the shoulder, with jade stopper. Provenance: private South African collection. Height 7 cm
A Chinese mottle-green jadeite snuff bottle, Qing dynasty, 1770-1880, 6.1 cm high. Provenance: Private Collection in the States, acquired circa 1960s-1974, property from the estate of James H. Kelley, Christies New York, 15 September 2009, Lot 176, Hugh mo
A Chinese carved white jade and hardstone 'Aubergine' snuff bottle, Qing dynasty late 18th to early 19th century, attributed to the palace workshop, on a wooden stand, 7 cm high. Provenance: Acquired from Clare Chu for the Asian Art Studio, Los Ang
A gold ovoid snuff bottle, 20th century, with a fine repousse design of a birds and varies plants, with jadeite stopper, marked '22k' and a studio mark, 7 cm high. Provenance: The property of the late Sir Tristan and Lady Antico
A small jadeite snuff bottle, late Qing dynasty - Republic period, late 19th - early 20th century, finely carved with lion mask handles, a bird and lotus in low relief on one side, the well-polished and hollowed stone with pale and dark green inclusions, s
A fine ovoid jadeite snuff bottle, late Qing dynasty, late 19th-early 20th century, a good apple green colour supported on a small flat foot, nicely hollowed, silver and rose quartz stopper, 5 cm high. Provenance: The property of the late Sir Tristan and L
A white jade pebble snuff bottle, 18th-19th century, finely carved with fruiting leafy branches with russet highlights, well hollowed., 6 cm high. Provenance: The property of the late Sir Tristan and Lady Antico
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