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All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Hardstones : Pre 1900 item #1118192 (stock #11.06.008)
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A fine gray jade thumb ring with black markings, carved in relief with two pomegranates issuing from a branch
17th/18th Century

Condition: Fine

Provenance: Private Collection, California

All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Porcelain : Pre 1900 item #1045716 (stock #QP8604)
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A Hand-Bell Vase (YAO LING ZUN)

Decorated in a rich copper red glaze, the form with broad shoulders and an elongated neck, the body tapering towards the foot.
18th Century
15.25 inches tall

Condition: Drilled and patched

Provenance: Portland, OR Collection

All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Snuff Bottles : Pre 1920 item #927411 (stock #MARKS.048)
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An unusual slender overlay glass snuff bottle of elongated and compressed bottle-vase form supported on a concave base, the white glass body with deep pink overlay carved with a boy holding a lotus flower along with a lotus pod, lingzhi and bat on the reverse. 6 cm tall. 1860-1920...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Hardstones : Pre 1920 item #928039 (stock #QJ.8888)
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a mottled green jadeite openwork plaque or pendant carved with a dancing female figure wearing a long-sleeved garment, cloud designs to her left side and lotus to her right, the back depicting the reverse of the front. 1.75" x .3" x 2.5." Late Qing Dynasty.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Snuff Bottles : Pre 1900 item #1177636 (stock #M203)
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A glass snuff bottle of compressed ovoid form consisting of a single overlay of red against a bubble suffused translucent ground; carved two sinuous qilong around the body; supported on a raised foot rim with a recessed base

2.6 inches tall without stopper

1780-1860

Condition: repair to overlay in one area (see image #7)

Provenance:
Marks Collection #203

All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Snuff Bottles : Pre 1900 item #926907 (stock #08.06.022)
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A fine agate snuff bottle of flattened rectangular form with rounded shoulders and a short tapering cylindrical neck, supported on a raised foot rim with recessed base, the stone very well hollowed and of beige colour with light and dark areas, lightly carved on one face and utilizing the natural markings to depict an eagle perched upon the back of a bear, the reverse similarly carved with mandarin duck and lotus. 1760-1850. 6 cm tall.

Provenance:
Weisfield Collection, Seattle, WA...

All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Snuff Bottles : Pre 1900 item #1176339 (stock #12.05.004)
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A very fine teadust glazed porcelain snuff bottle or miniature vase of globular form with an elongated neck; supported on a raised foot rim with a recessed base incised with concentric rings

2.75 inches tall without stopper

1800-1860

Condition: fine, no damage

Provenance:
Private Collection, FL
Asian Art Studio

All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Hardstones : Pre 1700 item #926920 (stock #PO.038)
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A fine green and russet nephrite jade model of a seated goose with its head turned back over its body and legs tucked underneath its abdomen. Wood stand. 2.25 x 1 x 1.25 inches. 16th-17th Century.

Provenance:
Phillip Oakley Collection, OR

All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Snuff Bottles : Pre 1900 item #1216495 (stock #RG065)
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A fine Chinese agate snuff bottle with brown, gray and black "ink-play" markings; the compressed ovoid form supported on a raised pedestal base

1760-1850

2 inches (5 cm) tall without stopper

Condition: star crack to one face (see detail)

Provenance:
Private Collection, Portland, OR
Collection of Harold and Rosalie Goodman

Exhibited:
"The World in the Palm of Your Hand," Hallie Ford Museum, Salem, OR, 2012

All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Snuff Bottles : Pre 1900 item #1152209 (stock #09.11.888.1)
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A Chinese red on dark greenish-black lacquer on metal snuff bottle carved with Scholars and acolytes in landscape, supported on a raised foot rim with a recessed base (marked "China")
Late Qing Dynasty to Early Republic Period (1860-1920)
2 3/4 inches tall

Condition: age appropriate wear

Provenance:
Private Collection, AZ

All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Metalwork : Pre AD 1000 item #1097237 (stock #HB174)
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An extremely rare archaic bronze stove and steamer on four legs intact and in excellent condition...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Snuff Bottles : Pre 1900 item #1176282 (stock #M553)
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A mottled gray, black and brown jade pebble; well hollowed as a snuff bottle; carved with a qilong and tiger one one side; lingzhi on the reverse; supported on a concave base

2.1 inches long without stopper
Bottle: 1750-1850 (pebble possibly late Ming to Early Qing Dynasty)

Condition: wear to mouth

Provenance:
Marks Collection #553

All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Porcelain : Pre 1900 item #1045717 (stock #03.06.021)
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An Incised Celadon Glazed Porcelain Censer or Jar

the rounded form tapering to an unglazed base; nicely incised with lotus designs.
18th Century
8.5 inches tall with stand X approx 10.5 inches diameter

Wood Stand

Condition: Fine

Provenance:
Private Collection, Portland, OR

References:
Several similar celadon wares dating to the Qing Dynasty are illustrated in Chinese Celadons and Other Related Wares in Southeast Asia, Southeast Asian Ceramic Society...

All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Hardstones : Pre 1900 item #980035 (stock #09.11.112)
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A curved ovoid ring with an adult dragon in high relief along the top and a young dragon along the bottom, one side deeply concaved, well carved from white nephrite (jade) of even colour. Stand. 2.25 inches x 1.5 inches x .5 inches. 18th/19th Century.

Provenance:
Private Collection, Acquired in HK During the Early 1970's

Condition:
Small chip to the dragon's whisker, old polished chip to one side.

All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Snuff Bottles : Pre 1900 item #1215475 (stock #13.08.002)
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A fine dendritic chalcedony (moss agate) snuff bottle with green, russet and gray markings; finely carved with pseudo-lion mask-handles at the sides, the flattened ovoid form well hollowed and supported on a raised foot rim with a recessed base

1760-1850

2.25 inches (5.6 cm) tall without stopper

Condition: minor wear/abrasions to mouth and foot rims

Provenance:
Old Private Collection, Portland, OR

All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Porcelain : Pre 1920 item #1275707 (stock #LC.14.001)
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A Chinese porcelain rouleau vase of cylindrical form with abrupt shoulders tapering up the neck to a wide mouth, covered in a soft turquoise glaze, the body incised with bats and clouds, supported on a raised foot rim with recessed, unglazed, base

Late Qing Dynasty

9 inches tall

Condition: very good, some kiln grit on foot rim

Provenance:
Private Collection, Portland, OR

All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Snuff Bottles : Pre 1900 item #1093625 (stock #HH097)
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A large white glazed porcelain snuff bottle of compressed ovoid form, decorated around the body with 18 Luohan in famille rose enamels, supported on a raised foot rim, the recessed base with a 4 character Daoguang mark in iron red enamel
1821-1850
2.5 inches without stopper

Condition: wear to enamels

Provenance:
Hamlin Collection, Acquired Mid 20th Century

All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Porcelain : Pre 1900 item #1178748 (stock #08.08.024)
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a soft paste porcelain seal paste box of domed form and supported on a raised foot rim with a recessed base; decorated in underglaze-blue and white with a scene of fisherman under a tree on the top; the base with a fishing village; the base unmarked

3.85 inches diameter

19th Century

Condition: wear to foot rim, very small chip to rim of base, seal paste residue on the interior, yellowish discolouring/residue on the top

Provenance:
A Private American Collection, Acquired 1970...