An enameled milk glass snuff bottle  1800-1870
Lot 8010
An enameled milk glass snuff bottle 1800-1870
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An enameled milk glass snuff bottle  1800-1870 An enameled milk glass snuff bottle  1800-1870 An enameled milk glass snuff bottle  1800-1870 An enameled milk glass snuff bottle  1800-1870 An enameled milk glass snuff bottle  1800-1870 An enameled milk glass snuff bottle  1800-1870
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An enameled milk glass snuff bottle
1800-1870
Of compressed teardrop shape with a flat lip and waisted neck, with a oval foot rim surrounding a recessed foot, the foot bearing a four character Qianlong mark in black enamel, the neck and edges with a lemon yellow enamel ground with floral motifs, one side with a seated portly sage and attendant who watches a spider, reversed by a bearded figure and attendant carrying a giant peach along an alpine path, with a gold stopper.
2 1/2in (6.3cm) high

Footnotes

  • Provenance:
    Fu-Ming-Fair, 1971

    Illustrated:
    The International Chinese Snuff Bottle Society, Journal, September, 1979, cover
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