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19th C. Chinese High Relief Carved Agate Snuff Bottle

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Directory: Antiques: Regional Art: Asian: Chinese: Snuff Bottles: Pre 1900: Item # 1284604

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19th Century Chinese High Relief Carved Agate Snuff Bottle This is a very fine, 19th century, Flattened , Rectangular form with concaved foot and straight neck, well hollowed Agate snuff bottle. It has carved, in high relief, the image of Shoulao under a Peach Tree with a deer on one side, and a chrysanthemum plant on the reverse. It comes with a green jadeite stopper. The bottle is in excellent preserved condition. Bottle Measurements Height: 2.32 inches (5.8cm) - Not including stopper Width: 1.47 inches (3.7cm) Thickness: 1.0 inches (2.5cm) Weight: 2.2 ounces A similar bottle was sold at auction at Skinner's (Boston) for $980 on 02 June 2011, See photo #6