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All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Snuff Bottles : Pre 1920 item #1336710
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Beautiful antique Chinese snuff bottle carved all of dark agate. The stone is so smokey and dark it appears almost black but has lovely clouds of deep orange on one side. On the reverse side of the bottle, classic agate striations can be seen ranging from almost black to very thin areas of almost clear translucency. The lid of the bottle is made of a brighter orange agate and has long since lost it's spoon. The bottle is carved into an ovoid form and is pleasingly smooth and balanced...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Snuff Bottles : Pre 1920 item #1308580
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$400.00
Antique Chinese carved agate snuff bottle with the image of a monkey siting upon a rock structure and holding an unusual object in his hands. A horse walks below the monkey, with an insect flying overhead. The backside has etched branches growing forth with a butterfly. 19th Century Size: 2.25" height, 1.25" width, .75" depth
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Snuff Bottles : Pre 1920 item #1308573
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$400.00
Antique Chinese Glass snuff bottle with stunning white swirls and striations throughout and a jadeite stopper. Peking glass originally made to look like agate. 19th Century Size: 2.75" height, 1.25" width, .75" thickness
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Snuff Bottles : Pre 1920 item #1269349
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$2,000.00
Antique Chinese blue and white porcelain snuff bottle, with deep cobalt blue patterns of creeping vines, flowers, and vases or pouches with floral designs. Marked on bottom. Size: 3.25" height, 2" width
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Snuff Bottles : Pre 1920 item #1268714
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$2,000.00
Antique Chinese 5-color peking glass snuff bottle with a carved glass overlay design of deep green stems, leaves, and blades of grass with blue, red, yellow, and pink flowers. The main body is transparent glass with a jadeite stopper. From the Josephus Beard Estate, former president of IBM in Tokyo, Japan. 19th Century Size: 2.75" height, 1.5" width
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Snuff Bottles : Pre 1920 item #1267546
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$1,500.00
Antique Chinese carved Rock crystal snuff bottle, with a double happiness symbol carved over a background of squared spirals on its front and back. Image of a face with a gaping mouth on both of its sides. It has an agate topper with a finial and a carved horn spoon. Perfect Condition. Circa 19th Century Size: 2.75" height, 1.75" width
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Snuff Bottles : Pre 1920 item #1267539
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Antique Chinese jadeite snuff bottle, with a carved motif of a taotie on its front and back (face without a lower jaw area), with a crosshatched diamond on its forehead. It has an agate topper, with a delicately carved horn spoon. 19th Century Size: 2.75" height, 2" width
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Snuff Bottles : Pre 1900 item #1256268
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$1,875.00
Chinese antique agate snuff bottle, converted by a French artist into a striker (lighter) with the addition of a silver bottom and rim with details of irises, dragon flies and butterflies. The silver work has a distinct art nouveau style to it, the lid is made of orange agate, silver and coral. 19th century. Size: 3 1/2" high
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Snuff Bottles : Pre 1920 item #1255130
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Chinese porcelain snuff bottle with a cobalt blue and brown underglaze design of a fisherman in a large body of water, with rock formations and vegetation in the foreground and a structure with a wide roof atop a cliff with large bonsai-type trees around it in the background. The spoon has an agate stopper, and the bottom is marked in cobalt blue. 19th century. Size: 3.25" height, 1" width
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Snuff Bottles : Pre 1920 item #1254456
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$750.00
Chinese porcelain snuff bottle with blue cobalt underglaze designs of a flying dragon and a serpent in rolling waves below, gazing at each other. There are clouds and red/green glaze flames. It has a red agate topper, and its bottom has an illegible red marking. 19th century Size: 3.5" height, 1" width
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Snuff Bottles : Pre 1920 item #1254434
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Chinese jade snuff bottle that has been expertly carved into a gourd, with vines and large leaves coiled around. A butterfly has been carved near the base, a symbol for longevity, beauty, and elegance. The bottle is specially carved with a small hole near the opening so that it may be hung from a necklace or belt. It has a lovely green jade stopper. 19th century Size: 3" length, 1.25" width
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Snuff Bottles : Pre 1920 item #1254432
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Chinese snuff bottle carved into a shapely gourd with ridged edges, made from beautiful agate with areas of lighter brown. Its topper is light green jade with apple green areas. 19th century Size: 1.75" length, 1" width
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Snuff Bottles : Pre 1920 item #1254425
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Antique porcelain snuff bottle with a blue and brown underglaze. It depicts a noble man and woman in fancy robes standing by a body of water, where a man rows a small boat. Lily pads float in the water, and beautiful rock formations and architecture can be seen in the background. The bottle has a jade stopper with lovely jade green highlights. 19th century. Size: 3.5" height, 1" width
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Snuff Bottles : Pre 1920 item #1251878
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$1,200.00
Chinese agate snuff bottle with absolutely beautiful formations and ribbons of varying hues of yellows, browns, and navy blue throughout. 20th century Size: 2.75" height, 2.25" width
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Snuff Bottles : Pre 1920 item #1251860
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$900.00
Quartz snuff bottle carved with a pattern similar to scales, with an etched, ropey carved texture above and below the scaly patterns, with an agate bottle topper. 19th century Size: 3" height, 2.5" width
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Snuff Bottles : Pre 1900 item #1246736
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Very interesting snuff bottle made from sturdy white metal, with a beautiful design of a tree branch with budding flowers. Center of bottle has a working clock (Omega, Switzerland 1880 mark), with moving gears visible from the backside, with a blue glass tipped crown on bottle's side. Topper is made from yellow brass and coral. Size: 3" height, 2" width
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Snuff Bottles : Pre 1900 item #1246039
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Chinese snuff bottle carved from horn, inside painted with beautiful and delicate scenes from nature on front and back. Signed, 19th century Size: 2.5" tall, 1.5" wide
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Snuff Bottles : Pre 1900 item #1246034
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$1,500.00
Beautiful transparent crystal snuff bottle with carvings of a playful fawn and bird perching on a cherry blossom branch. Early 20th century. Size: 2.25" tall, 1.5" wide