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All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Hardstones : Pre 1900 item #1346248 (stock #035)
Cicada Asian Antiques and Ethnocentric Fine Arts
$300.00
Dimensions: (each) approx. 1-1/2" to 2" long
Condition Consensus: Very Fine condition

A set of (4) White Nephrite Jade carved animal figures. These pieces are probably from the later Qing dynasty, 19th c. They are simply carved depicting popular Chinese themes. The jade is an unctuous and uniform white with slight beige patina from long use.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Snuff Bottles : Pre 1910 item #1344549 (stock #033)
Cicada Asian Antiques and Ethnocentric Fine Arts
$450.00
Dimensions: 3-1/2" tall
Condition Consensus: Very Fine condition

Finely carved blue over yellow Peking glass snuff bottle. We attribute this bottle to be late Qing, ca.1910. The bottle is shaped as a long narrow straight neck bottle with a round and broad belly. The bottle is finely carved with framed scenes of birds, flora and auspicious longlife symbols. The stopper is a light celadon hardstone.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Snuff Bottles : Pre 1910 item #1344547 (stock #032)
Cicada Asian Antiques and Ethnocentric Fine Arts
$375.00
Dimensions: 2-3/8" tall
Condition Consensus: Very Fine condition

Finely carved Peking Glass snuff bottle with a top burnt red carved to reveal a creamy opaque white body. The depiction is of a bird in a prunus tree and another in a bamboo grove. The bottle has a goldstone top and sits on a short foot rim.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Snuff Bottles : Pre 1920 item #1344085 (stock #030)
Cicada Asian Antiques and Ethnocentric Fine Arts
$450.00
Dimensions: 2" tall (w/o stopper)
Condition Consensus: Very Fine condition. Gentle handling wear consistent with age. No injuries.
br>A fine carved Peking Glass snuff bottle. We attribute this snuff bottle to the early 20th c, ca.1920. This bottle is layered and carved of white or violet blue over a celadon ground base. The decoration is of 2 similar scenes of 3-sheep, in a rocky field with a cloud cradling a pearl. The bottle sits on a short and rounded foot rim...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Snuff Bottles : Pre 1900 item #1344082 (stock #029)
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P.O.R.
Dimensions: 3.5" long1" widest
Condition Consensus: Very Fine condition. Gentle wear consistent with age. No injuries.

A fine carved multi-color Peking glass snuff bottle. We attribute this bottle to the 19th c. Qing dynasty. This fine bottle is shaped as a melon or gourd with vines of red beans or pepper wrapping around the body. Crowning the mouth rim are leaves. The bottle is layered in 3-colors of glass: rich red, over olive green over a white ground...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Snuff Bottles : Pre 1900 item #1343975 (stock #028)
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P.O.R.
Dimensions: 2.5" (w/o stopper)
Condition: Very Fine

A finely carved multi-faceted violet over clear glass snuff bottle. We attribute this bottle to the late 19th c. Qing dyn. This bottle is 'prismatic' with the silhouetting violet over its misty clear body. Green stopper not original with bottle, possibly jade.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Snuff Bottles : Pre 1920 item #1343825 (stock #027)
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P.O.R.
Dimensions: 2-1/8" tall
Weight: 53.5g
Condition Consensus: Very Fine

A finely carved rock crystal with carved green overlay snuff bottle. We attribute this bottle to the early 20th c, ca.1920 or earlier. This piece is very tactile. It is carved as an 8-sided squat, nut-like, form with a lotus leaf layered and carved green glass. The inside of the bottle has 'snowflake' white residue from the original contents it once stored. The bottle sits on a short square foot rim...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Snuff Bottles : Pre 1900 item #1343823 (stock #026)
Cicada Asian Antiques and Ethnocentric Fine Arts
P.O.R.
Dimensions: 3.5" tall
Weight: 63g
Condition Consensus: Very Fine

A very nicely carved Peking glass snuff bottle. We date this bottle to be from the 18th/19th century. This bottle is finely carved is a gently sloped rectangular shape with tall medium reduced neck. The body carving depicts pairs of Chinese carp, carved in amber and one pair in each carved frame. This is a classic marriage symbol. The frames as I refer to are carved of a rich indigo, violet blue color...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Hardstones : Pre 1900 item #1343820 (stock #025)
Cicada Asian Antiques and Ethnocentric Fine Arts
$995.00
Dimensions: 2-5/8" long x 1-1/2" w x .3" thick
Condition Consensus: Very Fine
Weight: 52.5g

Carved nephrite jade plaque with a light gray-white color. We attribute this piece to the Qing dynasty, 19th c. This plaque is low-relief carved with a scholar and his decipal in nature, with an achaistic geometric frame. The jade plaque has a uniform and fatty, translucent quality with a shimmering skin.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Hardstones : Pre 1700 item #1343804 (stock #024)
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$1,095.00
Dimensions: (approx) 2-1/8" x 5/16"
Weight: 35.9g
Condition Consensus: Very Fine Condition.

A finely carved white jade bi. Carved in Han dynasty style with earth and cloud patterns. We attribute the age of this bi to the Late Ming to Early Qing dynasty, (17th-18th c.). The jade is a translucent, fatty uniform white in color and shimmering skin. The condition is very fine and consistent with the attributed age...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Stoneware : Pre 1700 item #1341480 (stock #016)
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P.O.R.
Dimensions: (approx) 16" tall, 15" dia. (widest)
Condition: Very Fine condition. No injury or repair

A rare large Ming Period, Wanli dynasty vase, (1600-1620). This vase is massive in size, proportion and heavily potting. The decoration is painted in a deep violet cobalt blue. The vase is unsigned as most of the wares of this period. Signature only became a norm and standard during the Qing dynasty, (1644-1911)...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Hardstones : Pre 1900 item #1341152 (stock #015)
Cicada Asian Antiques and Ethnocentric Fine Arts
$795.00
Dimensions: 5-3/4" long, 1-1/2" wide
Condition: Very Fine condition. No injuries or repair

A finely carved white jade belt-hook, carved in archaic style, attributed to the late Qing dyn, 19th c. The white jade belt-hook exhibits a fatty white, translucent appearance with an unctuous, irridescent skin, and warm patina.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Snuff Bottles : Pre 1900 item #1341151 (stock #014)
Cicada Asian Antiques and Ethnocentric Fine Arts
$450.00
Dimensions: (approx.) 2-1/2" tall
Condition: Very Fine condition. No injury or repair

Finely carved jade snuff bottle. We attribute this snuff bottle to the late 19th c. Qing dynasty. It is nicely relief-carved from an unctuous, light green jade with amber inclusions. Decorated on one side with birds and flora. The other side with heavenly figures standing on clouds.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Hardstones : Pre 1900 item #1340423 (stock #009)
Cicada Asian Antiques and Ethnocentric Fine Arts
$1,275.00
Dimensions: (approx) 2-3/8"tall, 1-5/8" wide, 1/4" thick
Condition: Very fine condition. No injuries

A fine carved jade plaque that is shallowly-carved: one side depicting 2 figures in a courtyard scene and the other side displaying a poem. We attribute this jade plaque to the late Qing dynasty, 19th c. The jade is an unctuous and fatty white to light celadon color.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Hardstones : Pre 1900 item #1340421 (stock #007)
Cicada Asian Antiques and Ethnocentric Fine Arts
$1,995.00
Dimensions: (approx) 3" long, 2-1/8" tall, 1-1/2" deep
Condition: Very Fine condition. No injury.

Finely carved Chinese white jade depicting a reclining sage under a tree on a rocky landscape. The jade is an irridescent, fatty, translucent appearance.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Hardstones : Pre 1900 item #1339773 (stock #006)
Cicada Asian Antiques and Ethnocentric Fine Arts
$750.00
CARVED WHITE JADE RECUMBENT YAK AND BOY, LATE 19TH C.

Dimensions: 2-1/2" long, 1-1/2" tall, 1-1/4" deep
Condition: Very fine condition without any injury

A finely carved white nephrite jade recumbent yak with a playful boy climbing onto its back. The jade carving is a smooth and milky/fatty white nephrite jade with natural beige inclusions.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Hardstones : Pre AD 1000 item #1339508 (stock #005)
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LIANGZHU CULTURE "CHICKEN-BONE" WHITE JADE PLAQUE, CA.3400-2550BCE.
Dimensions: (pending)
Condition: Fine condition...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Snuff Bottles : Pre 1900 item #1339470 (stock #003)
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White jade carved snuff bottle, 19th c. Former Sotheby's auction lot, (10/18/80). Dimensions: approx. 2-1/2" tall, 1-7/8" wide. Condition: Very fine condition. No injuries White nephrite jade with beige inclusions carved with clouds and dragon(s). Green nephrite jade stopper. Nice age warmed patina.