Qing dynasty One of decagonal form carved on each side with a formalised flowerhead, the centre carved with a shou character; the other of rectangular form carved on both sides in low relief with the characters shuangxi. The tallest: 6.1cm high. (2).
清 水晶花卉紋壽字鼻煙壺 水晶囍字紋鼻煙壺
For an almost identical bottle from the collection of Marian Mayer collection, no.519, see Robert Hall, Chinese Snuff Bottles, II, including An Important Selection from the Marian Meyer Collection, London, 1989, col. pl.38, p.56.
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