Qing dynasty, 1730-1870 The body of a compressed globular form rising from a hollowed foot to a cylindrical neck, with robust silver and black inclusions accentuating the natural beauty of the translucent crystal. 5.7cm high.
Exhibited: Chinese Snuff Bottles, jointly presented by Hong Kong Chinese Snuff Bottle Collectors Study Group and the Urban Council, Hong Kong, Hong Kong Museum of Art, 15 October to 26 November 1977
Illustrated: Chinese Snuff Bottles, Hong Kong Museum of Art, Hong Kong, p.86 & 128, pl.193
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