Qing dynasty, 1730-1860 Of compressed square form with a hollowed oval foot, the stone plain black and undecorated. 5.1cm high.
A related undecorated jet snuff bottle from the Mary and George Bloch collection is illustrated by Moss, Graham and Tsang, A Treasury of Chinese Snuff Bottles: The Mary and George Bloch Collection, Vol.2, Hong Kong, 1998, pp.332-333, no.1600.
煤晶乃樹木化石，其他素面煤晶鼻煙壺例子，可參考莫士撝, Victor Graham 及曾嘉寶著，《A Treasury of Chinese Snuff Bottles: The Mary and George Bloch Collection 》，第2冊，第二部份，頁332-333，編號1600。
Please note that the bottle is hardstone, not jet.
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