A porcelain 'Buddhist lion' snuff bottle Late Qing dynasty
Lot 62
A porcelain 'Buddhist lion' snuff bottle Late Qing dynasty
Sold for HK$ 6,250 (US$ 806) inc. premium
Lot Details
A porcelain 'Buddhist lion' snuff bottle
Late Qing dynasty
Well modelled in the form of a recumbent lion grasping and biting down on a ball decorated in diaper patterns, all crisply enamelled with a three-coloured polychrome combination of yellow, green and purple.
7.2cm high.

Footnotes

  • 晚清 瓷胎模製素三彩獅子繡球形鼻煙壺

    壺作獅子形,獅身作壺身,繡球作壺口。一小獅俯臥於地,前爪緊抱口中咬住的繡球嬉戲玩耍,繡球上系一根綬帶,小獅張口翹眉,俏皮可愛,其背部鬃毛施紫釉,繡球及身體分別以黃釉與綠釉裝飾,具有清代素三彩的裝飾風格。
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