Winter Fine Asian Art & Antiques Session 2
Chinese Carved Jade Snuff Bottle, 18th Century
A Chinese carved jade snuff bottle dating from the 18th century. The snuff bottle features a lotus roundel on each side and a pair of engaged guardian lion handles. One lotus roundel is carved from a brown skin. The pink tourmaline stopperhas a spoon and the snuff bottle has a small wooden stand. Dimensions: 2 5/8 inches tall X 1 3/8 inches wide; 6.7 cm tall X 3.5 cm wide. All measurements are approximate. Condition: It is in good condition. Provenance: From a privatecollection in New York.