18th C. Qing Chinese Carved Rock Crystal Snuff Bottle 5 Bats Imperial Palace RRR


A Qing dynasty carved in relief rock crystal snuff bottle. The bottle is very well-hollowed of compressed oval form and crafted out of a flawless and transparent piece of rock crystal. The carvings are incised on each side and depict 5 flying bats flying among stylized cloud like patterns. The French silver base and stopper […]