A moulded porcelain 'lotus leaf' snuff bottle Late Qing dynasty
Lot 83
A moulded porcelain 'lotus leaf' snuff bottle Late Qing dynasty
Sold for HK$ 6,250 (US$ 806) inc. premium
Lot Details
A moulded porcelain 'lotus leaf' snuff bottle
Late Qing dynasty
Modelled in the form of a lotus leaf wrapped around the exterior of the body, one side with a small beetle creeping below two branches of lotus flowers, all vividly enamelled with green, blue and pink colours.
7.1cm high.

Footnotes

  • 晚清 瓷胎模製荷葉形鼻煙壺

    壺膽瓶形,直徑,平底。壺身模製一荷葉包裹成形,荷葉葉脈清晰,壺身一面荷葉上塑三隻荷花,花莖與荷葉葉莖交錯盤纏,花多下葉肉上爬一小甲蟲,生動有趣。
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