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All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Snuff Bottles : Pre 1900 item #979724 (stock #09.11.001)
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A fine underglaze blue and white porcelain snuff bottle of tapering ovoid form with a cylindrical neck, decorated with a fisherman amidst a landscape of rockery, trees and pavilions, supported on a raised foot rim and recessed, unmarked base, 1820-1880.

Condition:
small fleck to glaze at mouth

All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Snuff Bottles : Pre 1900 item #1093621 (stock #HH047)
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A fine reddish brown amber snuff bottle with caramel colour markings, of flattened ovoid form rising to a cylindrical neck, the sides carved with pseudo lion mask handles, the well hollowed body supported on a raised foot rim with a recessed base
1760-1850
2.2 inches without stopper

Condition: minor wear and indentation to mouth rim

Provenance:
Hamlin Collection, Acquired mid 20th Century

All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Snuff Bottles : Pre 1900 item #1176260 (stock #12.11.027)
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An unusual porcelain snuff bottle of compressed egg-shape with a cylindrical neck; decorated in famille rose enamels with a male immortal amidst landscape on one side; the reverse with a female immortal in a similar scene; wood stand

2.3 inches tall without stopper
1820-1900

Condition: wear to enamels at neck and mouth rim

Provenance:
Ethel Dupar Collection, Seattle
Dorothy Lynch Collection, Seattle

All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Snuff Bottles : Pre 1900 item #1152197 (stock #12.04.023)
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A Chinese smoky quartz snuff bottle of flattened rectangular form, carved with rounded rectangular medallions on each of the 4 sides, supported on a raised foot
1780-1880
2 5/8 inches tall without stopper

Condition: small abrasion to foot, age appropriate wear

Provenance:
Modrall

All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Snuff Bottles : Pre 1900 item #1045607 (stock #PO.01)
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A Fine Overlay Glass Snuff Bottle

Red over a bubble suffused clear body; flattened ovoid form with a sloping neck and supported on a raised foot rim with convex base; carved in high relief with 3 qilong grasping lingzhi and other branches in their mouths
1760-1850
2.3" tall without stopper

Condition: Fine

Provenance:
Philip Oakley Collection

All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Snuff Bottles : Pre 1900 item #927418 (stock #DH06, PLT34)
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A rare rootwood snuff bottle of compressed ovoid form with gently flared cylindrical neck and a wide mouth, supported on a flat base, the banded dark brown material very well hollowed. 6 cm tall. 1760-1880.

Provenance:
Mellish Collection
Hugh Moss Appraisal, dated 10/11/1967

Illustrated:
"Precious Little Things," Jadestone, 2008

Condition: minor age related crack

All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Snuff Bottles : Pre 1900 item #1097390 (stock #11.02.020)
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An agate snuff bottle of rounded rectangular form, the beige material very well hollowed, supported on a raised foot rim with recessed base
1780-1860
2.3 inches tall without stopper

Condition: bruise to mouth rim, glue residue

Provenance: Old Hawaiian Collection

All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Snuff Bottles : Pre 1900 item #1093640 (stock #QS8080)
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A mottled pale apple green jadeite snuff bottle of spade shape, well hollowed with flared neck and flat base
1800-1880
1.85 inches without stopper

Condition: fine

Provenance:
Private Pacific Northwest Collection

All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Hardstones : Pre 1900 item #1045619 (stock #BC.888)
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A Fine White Jade Plaque From a Ruyi Scepter

thinly hollowed and decorated with the Buddhist Dharmachakra (wheel of the law)
Qing Dynasty
3" x 2.75" x .3"

Condition: Fine

All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Snuff Bottles : Pre 1900 item #1176338 (stock #12.03.011)
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A fine teadust glazed porcelain snuff bottle of elongated pear shape with narrow neck; supported on a base incised with concentric rings

3.2 inches tall without stopper

1820-1880

Condition: tiny fleck to glaze at base, otherwise perfect

Provenance:
John Ault Collection
Robert Kleiner

All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Porcelain : Pre 1900 item #1178710 (stock #12.03.022)
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A fine Chinese porcelain water pot of domed form with sloping sides and supported on a raised foot rim with a recessed base; the exterior covered in a rich "robin's egg" glaze; the base with double circle in underglaze-blue on white

3.3 inches diameter, 2 inches tall

19th Century

Condition: minor firing flaws to glaze, otherwise perfect

Provenance:
Vermeer & Griggs Collection (Label)
C. Langsdorf Collection

Exhibited:
St. Louis Art Museum, 2000-2004

All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Snuff Bottles : Pre 1920 item #1215474 (stock #13.01.002)
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A Chinese cloisonne enamel on copper double snuff bottle in the form of two pods; decorated with lotus and vine in polychrome against a turquoise ground; supported on a raised foot rim with recessed base; matching stoppers

1880-1920

2.5 inches tall (6.5 cm) with stoppers

Condition; wear to gilding on wires and foot rim

Provenance:
Old Collection, Portland, OR

All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Hardstones : Pre 1900 item #927124 (stock #DL.03)
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A pale greenish-white nephrite (jade) dog playfully crouched with its head turned to the side and its mouth open, its front paws clinching a ball, its back etched to depict fur and carved with a ridged spine, a small pup perched upon it with its head turned the opposite direction. Fitted wood stand. 5 cm x 2.5 cm x 3.3 cm. 18th-19th Century.

Provenance:
Private Collection, Acquired early 20th Century

Illustrated:
"Precious Little Things," Jadestone, 2008.

Condition: Fine

All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Snuff Bottles : Pre 1920 item #1097383 (stock #11.02.034)
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A porcelain snuff bottle molded with 18 Luohan around the body and painted with famille rose enamels, supported on a raised foot rim with recessed base marked "Qian Long Nian Zhi" in iron red seal script
1820-1880
3.2 inches tall without stopper

Condition: small chip to foot, wear to enamels at mouth

Provenance:
Robert H. Mucha Collection

All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Snuff Bottles : Pre 1920 item #1158512 (stock #09.11.030)
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An unusual large yellowish-green jade snuff bottle of bulbous ovoid form, supported on a concave base, the cylindrical neck extending to a slightly concave mouth; a russet and white area carved in on one side with ox, lingzhi and bamboo; the reverse with similar markings, carved with a phoenix and lingzhi; well hollowed

2.88 inches tall without stopper

1800-1920

Condition: fine. glue residue and dirt (snuff) visible on the shoulder and mouth of the bottle in photograph...

All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Snuff Bottles : Pre 1920 item #1216493 (stock #RG104)
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A Chinese mother of pearl snuff bottle carved as a pod with a smaller pod, leaves, vines and a bat to the shoulder; supported on a flat base; wood stand

1800-1920

2.45 inches (6.1 cm) tall without stopper

Condition: fine

Provenance:
Collection of Harold and Dorothy Sooysmith, Portland, OR
Collection of Harold and Rosalie Goodman, Portland, OR

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

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All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Snuff Bottles : Pre 1900 item #1177632 (stock #M456)
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A glass snuff bottle of compressed ovoid form; consisting of a single layer of yellow, green, amber, blue and pink glass against a milky bubble suffused ground; carved with citron, pomegranate and peach (3 abundances) with bats; supported on a foot rim with a concave base

2.2 inches tall without stopper

1780-1860

Condition: very small chips to overlay at one branch

Provenance:
Ray Grover Collection
Marks Collection #456

Illustrated:
"Snuff Bottles, The Marks Co...

All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Hardstones : Pre 1910 item #1274998 (stock #14.09.031)
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A large jade chime of pale grayish-green colour with darker markings, decorated with openwork qilong at the top, the sides of the chime shaped as ruyi heads, a bat at the bottom, the surface decorated with scrolling designs, and producing a pleasant tone when struck

Late Qing Dynasty

8 inches (20 cm) long and 1/8" (.5 cm) thick

Condition: minor wear, no losses

Provenance:
Old Private Collection, Portland, OR

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