Property of Dr. Martin Roshco
A cranberry red glass snuff bottle with luohan and dragon
Beijing, probably Imperial glassworks 1750-1830
Of compressed globular form, with a flat lip and wide mouth, its oval foot rim surrounding a shallowly recessed foot, one side with a luohan and dragon, reversed by a four character inscription in seal script reading ke nian zuo sheng "overcome your thoughts to become saintly", followed by two etched seals.
2 3/8in (6cm)high