A fine small glass snuff bottle of compressed ovoid form, supported on a raised foot rim with a recessed base, the material (glass) of translucent "Imperial Yellow" colour and carved at the sides with pseudo lion-mask handles
A fine glass snuff bottle of compressed ovoid form, with a short neck, supported on a raised foot rim with a recessed base, decorated with a thick overlay of red, blue, and green against a bubble suffused translucent ground, carved with lotus leaves and flowers on both faces
A very fine overlay glass snuff bottle of elongated ovoid form, carved through a red and blue overlay to the slightly mottled and swirled beige ground with two sinuous chilong amidst scattered clouds, supported on a raised foot rim with a recessed base
A miniature overlay glass vase of ovoid form with a flared neck, rounded mouth rim, and supported on a raised foot rim with a recessed base; the material (glass) consisting of red and white overlay carved with confronting qilong against a ground of translucent dark blue
Several similar carved overlay glass vessels from the collection of Emma and Barney Dagan are illustrated in "A Chorus of Colours," no's ...click for details
A miniature yangzhou enamel on glass snuff bottle
of flattened ovoid form with an outwardly tapered cylindrical neck, flat mouth rim and raised base; the material (glass) of opaque milky-white colour; painted in famille rose enamels with magpies, peony and rockery on one face, the reverse with chickens, butterflies and peony, the neck with a scrolling design, the base with a 4 character mark reading “Qian Long Nian Zhi” in seal script.
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A Chinese clear glass snuff bottle of rectangular form; painted on the interior with ducks and lotus on one face; the reverse with figures in landscape; one side with goldfish; the other with a dragonfly and butterflies; signed "Yan Yu Tian"
A Chinese red overlay on bubble-suffused milky glass snuff bottle; carved on both faces with horse and pine; the sides with pseudo-lion mask-handles; the flattened ovoid form supported on a raised foot rim with a recessed base
A fine Chinese green, red, blue and yellow overlay on bubble suffused clear glass snuff bottle; carved with peaches and bats inside an oval medallion on one face; pomegranates on the reverse; the elongated and compressed ovoid form supported on a raised foot rim with a recessed base