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Imperial Jingdezhen Kilns, Family Rose Porcelain Snuff Bottle Daoguang

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Directory: Antiques: Regional Art: Asian: Chinese: Snuff Bottles: Pre 1837 VR: Item # 1314673

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This is an exceptional Imperial, from the Jingdezhen Kilns, Family Rose Porcelain Snuff Bottle of circular form, with round neck, decorated on both sides in familie rose enamels with a large Katydid over a grass field, over a pure white background. The bottle rests on a raised footing. It has a four-character Daoguang seal mark in iron red and of the period. It comes with a green and black glass stopper. This superb bottle is in excellent preserved condition. *** A very similar Family Rose snuff bottle was sold at Bonhams, Hong Kong, on 24 November 2012, for $8,870 *** See Photo #8. Bottle Measurements Height: 2.18 inches (5.5cm) - not including stopper Width: 1.93 inches (4.9cm) Thickness: 1.03 inches (2.6cm) Weight: 1.6 ounces