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All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Snuff Bottles : Pre 1900 item #1159615 (stock #12.05.008)
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A nephrite jade snuff bottle of flattened shield shape with beveled sides, a narrow neck, flared mouth rim with concave mouth, and supported on a concave base; the gray material with russet markings carved in low relief with pine and rockery; well hollowed

2.25 inches tall without stopper

1750-1820

Condition: Fine

Provenance:
A Private American Collection
Asian Art Studio
Bernie Wald Collection

All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Snuff Bottles : Pre 1900 item #1216502 (stock #RG155)
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A Chinese white glass snuff bottle of hexagonal section and carved as a mallow flower

1780-1860

2.5 inches (6.5 cm) tall without stopper

Condition: very minor frit to mouth rim

Provenance:
Carey Stanley, Memphis, TN
Collection of Harold and Rosalie Goodman

All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Snuff Bottles : Pre 1900 item #1152200 (stock #12.04.003)
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A fine agate snuff bottle of bulbous shield shape, the material of slightly variegated honey colour, carved in low relief with a ruyi scepter and brocade, the reverse with a scroll and similar brocade, supported on a concave base
1760-1850
2 inches tall without stopper

Condition: Fine - No Damage

All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Snuff Bottles : Pre 1910 item #1274994 (stock #14.03.002)
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A fine miniature white nephrite (jade) snuff bottle of flattened baluster shape with rounded shoulders and a short, cylindrical neck, supported on a concave base

1780-1910

1.25 inches (3.1 cm) tall without stopper

Condition: Fine

Provenance:
Jade Dragon, Ann Arbor, Michigan

All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Snuff Bottles : Pre 1900 item #927436 (stock #PLT.021)
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A fine shadow agate snuff bottle of flattened rectangular form, the shoulders rounding to a cylindrical neck, supported on a raised and splayed foot rim with recessed base, the stone of light and dark brown colour with dramatic markings, very well hollowed. 5.7 cm tall without stopper. 1780-1860.

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

Illustrated:
"Precious Little Things," Jadestone, 2008

Condition: Fine

All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Snuff Bottles : Pre 1900 item #1176336 (stock #M635)
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A fine amber snuff bottle of even reddish-orange colour; carved with pseudo lion mask handles at the sides; supported on a narrow raised foot rim with a recessed base

2.5 inches tall without stopper

1750-1860

Condition: internal crazing to material, repair to mouth rim

Provenance:
Marks Collection #635

All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Snuff Bottles : Pre 1900 item #928585 (stock #MARKS473)
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A glass snuff bottle of compressed ovoid form rising from the shoulders to a flared neck and wide mouth, supported on a flat base, the glass of translucent pale green colour with red, white, black, blue and green splashes. 1.75 inches tall without stopper. 1760-1850.

Provenance:
Marks Collection #473
Ray Grover Collection 12/16/1987

Condition: Fine

All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Snuff Bottles : Pre 1900 item #927098 (stock #09.05.002)
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A very fine amethyst snuff bottle of flattened and elongated spade shape with a flaring neck and supported on a concave base, carved in a "palace" style with opposing archaistic dragons, the gem quality material well hollowed and with minor inclusions. 2.25" tall without stopper. 1760-1850.

Provenance:
Emily Byrne Curtis

All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Snuff Bottles : Pre 1900 item #1249689 (stock #PLT2.01)
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A very fine miniature jade snuff bottle of compressed ovoid form extending to a straight cylindrical neck with a slightly concave mouth rim, supported on a flat base; the material (nephrite) well hollowed and varying in colour from honey yellow to grayish white.

This bottle, including its possible Imperial attribution, are discussed by Moss, Graham and Tsang. A Treasury of Chinese Snuff Bottles - The Mary and George Bloch Collection, 1995, Vol. 1, No...

All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Snuff Bottles : Pre 1900 item #1177674 (stock #M581)
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A glass snuff bottle of elongated and flattened form, consisting of a single layer of red against a bubble suffused ground; carved with scholars and attendants amidst a rocky landscape with pine and peach trees; supported on a raised foot rim with a recessed base

3 inches tall without stopper

1780-1860

Condition: small repair to overlay in one area

Provenance:
Marks Collection #581

All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Snuff Bottles : Pre 1920 item #1214062 (stock #13.07.888)
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A cloisonne enamel on copper snuff bottle of flattened spade shape; decorated with central medallions of birds and flowers on each face; the surrounding areas with lotus scroll against a yellow ground; the top and bottom with lappets; the recessed base with an incised 4 character Qianlong mark; matching stopper

Early 20th Century

3.25 inches tall (8 cm) with stopper

Condition: perfect

Provenance:
Collection of Phillip Oakley

All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Snuff Bottles : Pre 1900 item #1254215 (stock #PLT2.42)
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A fine miniature carnelian and crystalline quartz snuff bottle of compressed ovoid form with a short cylindrical neck and flat mouth rim, supported on a flat base; the material (crystalline and crypto-crystalline quartz) well hollowed and with reddish orange splashes and icy, crystal markings

1760-1850

3 cm tall without stopper

Stopper: Glass

Condition: fine except for a very small fissure or crack to one side

Provenance:
Bessie K...

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 : Snuff Bottles : Pre 1900 item #979725 (stock #09.11.080)
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A fine porcelain snuff bottle of "firecracker" shape, supported on a foot rim with an unmarked recessed base, decorated in underglaze blue and with a figure in a tree gazing at the moon while two other figures seemingly try to coerce them down, 1820-1880.

Provenance:
Private Collection, Acquired in HK during the early 1970's. Old label marked "china"

Condition:
fine

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 #1214077 (stock #RG210)
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A fine underglaze-blue decorated soft-paste porcelain snuff bottle of cylindrical "firecracker" form decorated with magpies and branches; the mouth rim with 5 bats; the recessed base with an apocryphal 6 character Yongzheng mark

1820-1880

2.5 inches (6.4 cm) tall without stopper

NOTE: CORAL STOPPER WILL NOT BE SHIPPED INTERNATIONALLY

Condition: perfect

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

All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Snuff Bottles : Pre 1900 item #1254996 (stock #PLT2.80)
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A miniature porcelain snuff bottle of squared section, angled at the shoulder to a flared cylindrical neck, rounded mouth rim, supported on a raised base, the porcelain body decorated in cobalt blue with butterflies, flowers and rockery, floral designs at the neck, the base with a leaf against a white ground

1820-1880

4.1 cm tall without stopper

Stopper: carnelian

Condition: Fine

Provenance:
Asian Art Studio

Illustrated:
"Precious Little Things II, The Diminutiv...

All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Snuff Bottles : Pre 1900 item #927126 (stock #RA.038)
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A miniature dendritic gray and brown agate snuff bottle of compressed ovoid form with short neck and flat base, well hollowed. Tourmaline Stopper. 3.1 cm tall without stopper. 1780-1860.

Provenance:
Krohn Collection, CA

Condition: Fine