A turquoise snuff bottle
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Directory: Archives: Regional Art: Asian: Chinese: Pre 1900: item # 815640
Please refer to our stock # 815640 when inquiring.
1750 - 1850
Height: 5.1 cm.
Turquoise of rich sky-blue color with heavy matrix veining, of shield form with a cylindrical neck and concave foot.
Compare the rich sky-blue color with two bottles published in Hugh Moss, Victor Graham and Ka Bo Tsang, A Treasury of Chinese Snuff Bottles: The Mary and George Bloch Collection, (Hong Kong: 1998), vol. 3, Stones Other Than Jade and Quartz, cat. nos. 421 and 422.
Published 发布: Asiantiques, A Fascination for Miniatures: The Linda F. Crawley Collection of Chinese Snuff (2008), cat. no. 16