Chinese and Japanese Asian Art by David Hawkes
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Snuff Bottles : Pre 1900 item #1263143 (stock #4294)
Hawkes, Asian Art
£180.00
A Chinese glass snuff bottle made to imitate agate. Though simple in appearance these bottles were very difficult to make as the glass had to be first striated and then given darker patches whilst molten, before blowing to form the bottle. A genuine old bottle. The base has an old collectors label mistakenly identifying the bottle as agate.

Approximately 5.8 cm high. Fine condition...

All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Snuff Bottles : Pre 1900 item #1249364 (stock #4280)
Hawkes, Asian Art
£225.00
A Chinese double overlay snuff bottle. 19th century. An opaque white glass bottle is encased in sapphire blue glass and then encased again in white. These two layers are then cleverly carved away to leave a design of an ancient fisherman attended by his young apprentice. Double overlay bottles are uncommon.

The clear glass stopper is not original but it seems to suit the bottle.

Approximately 7.5cm high...

All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Snuff Bottles : Pre 1900 item #1249346 (stock #4279)
Hawkes, Asian Art
£275.00
A Chinese porcelain flambé glaze snuff bottle. 19th century. The flambé glaze is a transmutation glaze and was notoriously difficult to control in the kiln, often with the result of the glaze running off the foot onto the kiln support. This led to a ragged edge to the foot that would need to be ground smooth. This has happened here as can be seen in the photographs. Also evident are slivers of missing glaze created when the bottle was removed from the kiln support...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Snuff Bottles : Pre 1900 item #1247662 (stock #4277)
Hawkes, Asian Art
£115.00
A Chinese Enamel on Copper Snuff Bottle, Circa 1900.

The bottle decorated with yellow Shou medallions on a speckled red and black ground.

Approximately 6.3 cm high. The bottle is in excellent condition, the stopper has three chips to the enamel.

Please study the photographs.

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All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Snuff Bottles : Pre 1900 item #1247661 (stock #4276)
Hawkes, Asian Art
£120.00
A CHINESE RASPBERRY RED OVERLAY GLASS SNUFF BOTTLE. 19TH CENTURY. .

The white glass bottle cased in a dark strawberry red glass and then ground away on the sides to leave vestigial handles, these too with further engraved decoration. A relatively simple bottle but with a striking colour. Inspection under a loupe shows the surface to have signs of light wear from use. The mouth is finished with a shallow concave surface. The stopper has lost its cork and spoon...

All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Snuff Bottles : Pre 1900 item #1000151 (stock #4132)
Hawkes, Asian Art
£145.00
A CHINESE FAMILLE ROSE SNUFF BOTTLE, 19TH CENTURY.

A genuine old meiping snuff bottle with a guan glaze decorated further with a white duck amongst water plants. No stopper. 19th century.

Approximately 2.3/4 inches (7 cm) high. Fine condition. Light wear from use. Leans very slightly. Please study the photographs.

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All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Snuff Bottles : Pre 1900 item #1000131 (stock #4130)
Hawkes, Asian Art
£165.00
A CHINESE AMBER GLASS SNUFF BOTTLE, 19TH CENTURY.

A genuine old facetted amber glass snuff bottle. 19th century.

Approximately 2.5/8 inches (6.7 cm) high. There is a small chip to the glass on the edge of the lower facet on one side; just near to it is a minuscule chip, both small enough to polish out. Light wear from use. Please study the photographs.

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All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Snuff Bottles : Pre 1900 item #898645 (stock #4001)
Hawkes, Asian Art
£145.00
A CHINESE AGATE SNUFF BOTTLE, 19TH CENTURY.

A Chinese agate snuff bottle. Nicely hollowed and with a recessed base. Darker in reality than my photographs suggest. Genuine old bottle. No stopper.

Approximately 2.1/8 inches (5.4 cm) high. Perfect condition.

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