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Chinese. A group of three snuff bottles, including: 

one snuff bottle in the shape of a frog or toad with finely carved surface, the back decorated with inset opals, with malachite eyes; 

one, ca. 1933-1934, carved snuff bottle in rock crystal with reverse painted scene entitled "Landscape," signed by unknown artist, titled, and dated March, Year of Gui-You on the left shoulder, celadon jade top; 

and one mother of pearl snuff bottle in double gourd form with faceted surface design, further decorated with incised flowers;

rock crystal ht. 3.25, wd. 1.75, dp. 0.75 in. 


Mother of pearl's spoon intact. Rock crystal's small spoon detached from stopper and some small chips to lip of mouth. Frog has two opals missing, one cracked, spoon intact.

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Chinese Snuff Bottles

Estimate $200 - $300Nov 20, 2017
Starting Price $100
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