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Antique Carved Rock Hair Crystal Snuff Bottle - Flying Bats

Antique Carved Rock Hair Crystal Snuff Bottle - Flying Bats


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Directory: Vintage Arts: Regional Art: Asian: Chinese: Snuff Bottles: Pre 1920: Item # 1338013

Please refer to our stock # 178 when inquiring.
 $575.00 
This is a finely carved and molded Quartz Hair crystal Snuff Bottle in a rectangular form with a round neck, and and a raised oval footing. Two flying bats with spread wings decorate one side of the bottle. The transparency of the tea-colored crystal enables the observe to see parallel spiral lines left by the tool used to carve the well-done internal cavity of the bottle. It comes with a Mongolian-style metal stopper set with aqua-marine beads, and a coral finial, and silver spoon. This excellently made and charming bottle is in remarkable preserved condition. Bottle Measurements Height: 2.22 inches (5.6cm) - not including stopper Width: 1.26 inches (3.2cm) Thickness: 0.88 inches (2.2cm) Weight: 1.2 ounces