Property of Dr. Edward A. Kopinitz
An aquamarine snuff bottle
Of flattened oval form below a flat lip and an oval foot rim surrounding a deep, flat foot, the front of the bottle carved to depict a seated Bodhisattva, reversed by a calligraphic couplet in clerical script taken from the Qianziwen reading xing jing qing yi, xin dong shen pi, "If one's disposition is calm, emotions are easy, but if the heart is anxious, the spirit is forever weary."
2 1/4in (5.6cm) high
Chinese Works of Art
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