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Description

Chinese, 20th century. Three reverse-painted snuff bottles, including:


one in Peking glass with purple top layer on lip, shoulder, foot and two side panels carved to look like faces, body reverse painted with birds and flora;


one painted with tigers in mountainous landscape with jade top; 


and one large bottle painted with pheasants and peacocks with calligraphy;


large bottle ht. 4, wd. 4, dp. 1.25 in.

Condition
Tiger bottle missing spoon. Other wear consistent with age and use.Â
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Reverse Painted Snuff Bottles

Estimate $75 - $150Nov 20, 2017
Starting Price $25
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