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A group of 6 Chinese porcelain snuff bottles dating from the 19th to the 20th centuries. Included in this group are: a Chinese blue and white porcelain snuff bottle with a 4-character Yongzheng mark on the bottom and depicting 2 men by a scholar's house and garden, a 19th century snuff bottle depicting an underglazed red dragon chasing a flaming pearl among blue clouds, a blue and red underglazed porcelain snuff bottle dating from the 19th century and depicting a blue 5-clawed dragon chasing a flaming pearl against a flowery background, a meiping shaped snuff bottle in blue and white porcelain with a red underglaze and depicting a scholar in a landscape, a 19th century famille rose snuff bottle depicting a cricket on both sides, and a famille rose flattened snuff bottle depicting a bird with flowers on either side and having a 6-character mark on the bottom.

Dimensions are: the largest snuff bottle, the blue and red underglazed dragon snuff bottle, measures: 3 3/4 inches tall X 1 inches wide. All measurements are approximate.

Condition: The flattened snuff bottle has some small chips to the surface, and the other snuff bottles are in overall good condition.

High resolution images can be found at: https://file.ac/BYK5MeoE738/

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Group of 6 Chinese Porcelain Snuff Bottles

Estimate $800 - $1,200Jun 30
Ashburn, VA, USA
Auction Curated By:
Jennifer Clary
Auction Coordinator, Asian Department Head