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All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Snuff Bottles : Pre 1900 item #1207262 (stock #1207262)
Asiantiques
$8,000.00
Date: Daoguang period, 1820-1850
Height: 5.5 cm. excluding stopper

Of shield form, decorated on each side with a stylized peony and foliage in various shades of black and grey on a yellow ground, the mouth and rim gilt on iron-red, the base with a Daoguang-nian-zhi mark in iron-red, and of the period.

Condition: Excellent, with some slight rubbing to gold and iron-red

Ref. 154 / 1207262

All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Snuff Bottles : Pre 1900 item #1207256 (stock #1207256)
Asiantiques
SOLD
Date: 1780-1850
Height: 6.8 cm. excluding stopper

An amber snuff bottle of pebble form with a flat base, smooth on the back and carved on the front with a monkey in a pine tree looking at a man saddling a horse, a bag hanging from the end of the tree.

Condition: Excellent, with one minute nick on the base

Ref. 54 / 1207256

All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Snuff Bottles : Pre 1800 item #1207255 (stock #1207255)
Asiantiques
$6,500.00
Date: Qianlong period, 1736-1795
Height: 8 cm. excluding stopper

A white porcelain bottle decorated in various colored enamels with a floral basket arrangement on each side, the sides and neck with further floral motifs.

Condition: Good, with a small repair to the neck and foot

Ref. 35 / 1207255

All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Snuff Bottles : Pre 1900 item #1207252 (stock #1207252)
Asiantiques
$3,000.00
Date: 1780-1850
Height: 7.8 cm. excluding stopper

An opaque yellow, green and red overlay on sky-blue glass snuff bottle, decorated on one side with a coiled qilong, the reverse with a bat hovering over a sprig of lingzhi.

Condition: Excellent

Ref. 16 / 1207252

All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Snuff Bottles : Pre 1800 item #1207251 (stock #1207251)
Asiantiques
SOLD
Date: Qianlong period, 1736-1795
Height: 6.4 cm. excluding stopper

A clear blue overlay on snowflake ground snuff bottle, decorated on each side with a stylized shou character formed by two confronting qilong, the shoulders with three-ring handles.

Condition: Excellent

Ref. 12 / 1207251

All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Snuff Bottles : Pre 1900 item #1207002 (stock #1207002)
Asiantiques
SOLD
Date: 1780-1850
Height: 6 cm. excluding stopper

Of even celadon green color with slight white veining, the front with remains of russet-color skin, carved with a deer clasping a sprig of lingzhi, resting beneath a pine tree.

Condition: Excellent, the mouth slightly polished

Ref. 148 / 1207002

All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Snuff Bottles : Pre 1800 item #1206633 (stock #1206633)
Asiantiques
SOLD
Date: Attributed to the Palace Workshops, Qianlong period, 1736-1795
Height: 5.8 cm. excluding stopper

A clear glass snuff bottle of pale blue color to imitate aquamarine, carved on each side with a coiled qilong.

Condition: Excellent

Ref. 124 / 1206633

All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Snuff Bottles : Pre 1837 VR item #1206631 (stock #1206631)
Asiantiques
$4,500.00
Date: Jiaqing period, 1796-1820
Height: 7.7 cm. excluding stopper

A porcelain bottle deeply molded all over with women and children in a lush Chinese garden, the based inscribed with a Qianlong nian zhi four-character mark in iron-red.

Condition: Good, with a small repair to the mouth

Ref. 107 / 1206631

All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Snuff Bottles : Pre 1900 item #1206624 (stock #1206624)
Asiantiques
$7,000.00
Date: 1800-1880
Height: 4.1 cm. excluding stopper

An opaque sky-blue overlay on opaque pink glass snuff bottle deeply carved all-over with two fish and seaweeds.

Condition: Good, with a small crack to the lip and a small chip to one seaweed.

Ref. 96 / 1206624

All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Snuff Bottles : Pre 1900 item #1206616 (stock #1206616)
Asiantiques
$6,000.00
Date: 1800-1880
Height: 7.8 cm. excluding stopper

A pink glass bottle of cylindrical form, carved with an opaque light blue overlay forming eight vertical ribs ending in leafy lappets around the neck, and circling the recessed base.

Condition: Excellent

Ref. 89 / 1206616

All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Snuff Bottles : Pre 1900 item #1206611 (stock #1206611)
Asiantiques
$9,500.00
Date: Daoguang period, 1821-1850
Height: 5.2 cm. excluding stopper

A porcelain snuff bottle molded and carved with a dragon amongst scrolling clouds all over the body and covered with a blue over-glaze, the base incised with a Daoguang nian zhi four-character mark and of the period.

Condition: Excellent, with a minute frit on the back

Ref. 38 / 1206611

All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Snuff Bottles : Pre 1900 item #929568 (stock #929568)
Asiantiques
SOLD
Date: 18th / 19th century

Of compressed form with the edges narrowing on the sides, a slightly flared neck and concave foot.

H: 4.9 cm excluding stopper

Condition: Very good, with minute chipping to mouth

Ref. 929568

All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Snuff Bottles : Pre 1900 item #929565 (stock #929565)
Asiantiques
SOLD
Date: 1820 - 1860

Of compressed form with a recessed foot and a cylindrical neck, the body of the bottle is decorated with a dragon chasing a flaming pearl among scrolling clouds. The overall surface is enameled in turquoise. Together with a matching stopper.

H: 5.9 cm excluding stopper

Condition: Excellent, with minute loss to enamel.

Ref. 929565

All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Snuff Bottles : Pre 1900 item #929543 (stock #929543)
Asiantiques
$950.00
Date: 19th century
Height: 6.2 cm. excluding stopper

Of globular form with a broad neck and recessed foot, the clear glass imitating rock crystal.

Condition: Excellent

Ref. 929543

All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Snuff Bottles : Pre 1900 item #929538 (stock #929538)
Asiantiques
SOLD
Date: 1780 - 1850

Of rounded square form with flattened sides, the front of the bottle carved in relief using the skin of the stone to depict four fishes, one of which blowing a coin in the air, forming the rebus 'niannian you yu', meaning "May there be surpluses every year".

H: 5.7 cm excluding stopper

Condition: Excellent, with an internal crack running from the back of the base.

Ref. 929538

All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Snuff Bottles : Pre 1920 item #929515 (stock #929515)
Asiantiques
SOLD
Date: Late 19th to early 20th century

Of flattened shield form with a recessed rectangular foot and a short mouth, the pale celadon jade is of even color throughout and carved on one side with a poem, and the other with an outdoor scene depicting pavilions in a water-scape.

H: 5 cm excluding stopper

Condition: Very good, with a slightly shortened mouth

Ref. 929515

All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Snuff Bottles : Pre 1900 item #929432 (stock #929432)
Asiantiques
SOLD
Date: 1820 - 1880
Height: 4.8 cm. excluding stopper

Modeled in the form of a cantaloupe with leafy vines.

Condition: Small chip to mouth

Ref. 929432

All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Snuff Bottles : Pre 1900 item #859103 (stock #859103 )
Asiantiques
SOLD
Qing dynasty, 19th century
Height: 2 ½ in (6.2 cm) excluding stopper

Of mottled emerald green and white color with light russet inclusions, the bottle of ovoid form with a cylindrical neck and raised foot, the surface well-polished and the interior well-hollowed.

Published: Asiantiques, Chinese Works of Art (2009), cat. no. 73

Ref. 859103