Summer Asian Art & Antiques Auction
Group of 5 Snuff Bottles, 19th-early 20th Century
A group of 5 Chinese snuff bottles dating from the 19th to the early 20th centuries. The group includes: a carved black cinnabar snuff bottle carved on 1 side with 2 figures in a mountainous landscape and a river with a village and afisherman in the background and on the other with a fisherman, a silver and amber snuff bottle, a cloisonne snuff bottle with yellow 5-clawed dragons on each side, a turquoise snuff bottle carved with a flower, and a black lacquer snuffbottle inlaid with mother of pearl. Dimensions are: the largest snuff bottle, the silver and amber, measures 3 inches tall X 2 inches wide. All measurements are approximate.