A white jade 'longevity' snuff bottle Early 20th century

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Lot 199
A white jade 'longevity' snuff bottle
Early 20th century

US$ 2,000 - 3,000
£ 1,600 - 2,400

Chinese Works of Art

17 Dec 2019, 10:00 PST

Los Angeles

A white jade 'longevity' snuff bottle
Early 20th century
Well-hollowed, of rounded rectangular outline, the bottle standing on a splayed oval foot ring, with a straight neck, flat lip, one broad side engraved with a shou character enclosed by five double-gourds and scrolling tendrils, the recessed areas washed in gilt; the reverse thinly incised with a similar design and heightened in gilt; the matrix of unified white with minimum inclusions.
2 3/8in (6cm) high
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A white jade 'longevity' snuff bottle Early 20th century
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