RARE China Chinese Carved Wood Snuff Bottle with Foo Lion Finial Stopper ca. 1900

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RARE China Chinese Carved Wood Snuff Bottle w/ Foo Lion Finial Stopper ca. 1900 The bottle measures 2 1/2 inches high stopper with no spoon, else in overall good condition with expected age wear as seen in the images. The item “RARE China Chinese Carved Wood Snuff Bottle with Foo Lion Finial Stopper ca. 1900″ […]

Carved Jade Snuff Bottle, China, 19th Century

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Carved Jade Snuff Bottle, China, 19th Century. With a matching red color hardstone stopper, metal spoon. Of flattened oval form, cylindrical neck. Front is adorned with a carving of a boy praying by trees. Snuff bottles were used by the Chinese population during the Qing Dynasty to contain powdered tobacco. Smoking tobacco was illegal during […]