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Qing Dynasty - Sea Dragon Motif Glass Snuff Bottle
The glass snuff bottle shows the four sea-dragons swimming in the sea. This probably represent the four seas.Each of the dragon have four claws which represents royalty but not imperial. The colour of the snuff bottle is of dark orange colour. The base has a honorific Qianlong mark to the base. Cir. late 19th century, likely to be dated to the Guangxu (1875-1908) period.

Generally in good condition. No chip or crack.

The dimension of the dragon motif snuff bottle: the height is 6.6cm, the length is 3.7cm and the width is 2.5cm.


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