This is an exceptional Family Rose Enameled Porcelain Snuff Bottle of rounded rectangular form, tapering toward the base, with flared neck, decorated with a spectacular center Lotus blossom, with scrolling lotus buds and vines, set atop an aquamarine background. The underside bearing in iron red the Qianlong mark (1750 - 1850). It comes with an orange and black hardstone stopper.
This superb bottle is in excellent preserved condition.
*** A similar Family Rose Lotus and vines decorated bottle was sold recently, 15 September 2015, at Christies, New York, for $13,750. *** See Photo #10.
Height: 2.22 inches (5.6cm) - not including stopper
Width: 1.78 inches (4.5cm)
Thickness: 0.80 inches (2.0cm)
Weight: 1.0 ounces