Carved Jade/ Hard stone Snuff Bottle, China, 19th Century



Carved Shoulao Jade/Hardstone Snuff Bottle, China, 19th Century. Of rounded elongated pebble form, perhaps jade, the stone of dark celadon with brown and other inclusions, one side carved with the figure of Shoulao, lighter small stopper. Snuff bottles were used by the Chinese population during the Qing Dynasty to contain powdered tobacco. Smoking tobacco was […]

C. 19th Antique Chinese Turtle Shell Carved Snuff Bottle Guangxu



Antique Chinese Turtle Shell Carved Snuff Bottle – Guangxu. Condition: good – please expect some wear & tear – please inspect pictures closely when “zoomed in”. Height (including lid/cap): 6.70cm. Age and other information provided – determined based on personal re-searches, personal knowledge & personal experiences. Before purchasing this piece – please do your own […]