Property from Various Owners
A famille verte molded porcelain snuff bottle
Qianlong mark, Republic period
Of slightly flattened double gourd-form with wide mouth and oval concave base, the flaring neck and body decorated in relief with undulating leafy vines suspending miniature double gourds,all defined in black, yellow, green and scattered dots of brown enamel on a pale yellow ground, the base bearing the four-character mark in red enamel.
2 1/2in (6.4cm) high