Fine Antique Chinese Cinnabar Enamel Snuff Bottle European Subjects Qing Dynasty
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Fine Antique Chinese Cinnabar Enamel Snuff Bottle European Subjects Qing Dynasty:
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This sale is for a very special antique Chinese jade snuff bottle.
Made from cinnabar lacquer with an enamel section decorated with two beautiful European woman andsevenstars. Possibly made for the US in its early stage of confederation when it consisted of seven states.
The snuff bottle is in excellent condition, with the exception of the enamel section which has surface losses as shown. Without these losses, this would be a $20,000+ snuff bottle.
Qing Dynasty. Probably made in the the 1700`s. Possibly made in the early 1800`s.
About 9.2 cm or 3 5/8 inches tall (not including the spoon)
About 104 grams.
Excellent conditionas shown.
Please see our other listings for some first rate snuff bottles.
The last picture shows other items we are listing on today from three good estate collections.
We combine items whenever possible. In many cases it will cost very little more to add additional items to the same package. Rates are determined by Canadapost based on packagedimensionsand weight. We will ONLY ship by tracked mail.
Items can be returned if not as described. Obviously I do not want to have to deal with the hassle of a return, so I am very careful to accurately describe the item, and provide detailed photographs of every angle so you can see exactly what the item looks like.
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