1960-1970 Of heart shaped form, boldly cast with blossoming prunus issuing from rockworks, the reverse with chrysanthemum and pods amidst bamboo leaves, all within a cartouche of diaper grounds within a 'millefleurs' design at the shoulders and neck, the base with apocryphal Qianlong mark. 4.9cm high.
For a similar example, see Bob Stevens, Snuff Bottles, New York, 1976, p.217, pl.804, where the author points out that the illustrated example was made in Hong Kong in 1965, with simulated designs of ivory and cinnabar lacquer snuff bottles.
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