Walnut Shell Chinese Snuff Bottle Hand Carved 18 Luohans Antique Original Qing

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This petite snuff bottle is a fantastic example of Chinese walnut carving and has been fitted with wooden stopper holding a bamboo reed, expertly carved. This early 20th-century snuff bottle is made of a polished walnut shell, lightly carved with eighteen luohan figures. The eighteen luohan are the personal disciples of Buddha and the guardians […]

Antique Chinese Fined Carved Walnut Shell Snuff Bottle Happy 18 Luohans Elders

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Antique Chinese Carved Walnut Shell Snuff Bottle with Elders. The Eighteen Arhats are depicted in Mahayana Buddhism as the original followers of Gautama Buddha who have followed the Noble Eightfold Path and attained the four stages of enlightenment. They have reached the state of Nirvana and are free of worldly cravings. Large, symmetrically shaped, and […]

Walnut Shell Chinese Snuff Bottle Hand Carved 18 Luohans Antique Original Qing

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This petite snuff bottle is a fantastic example of Chinese walnut carving and has been fitted with wooden stopper holding a bamboo reed, expertly carved. This early 20th-century snuff bottle is made of a polished walnut shell, lightly carved with eighteen luohan figures. The eighteen luohan are the personal disciples of Buddha and the guardians […]

Walnut Shell Chinese Snuff Bottle Hand Carved 18 Luohans Antique Original Qing

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This petite snuff bottle is a fantastic example of Chinese walnut carving and has been fitted with wooden stopper holding a bamboo reed, expertly carved. This early 20th-century snuff bottle is made of a polished walnut shell, lightly carved with eighteen luohan figures. The eighteen luohan are the personal disciples of Buddha and the guardians […]

Superb’walnut Shell’ Chinese Snuff Bottle Carved With 18 Luohans Stunning

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A very fine quality’WALNUT SHELL’ CHINESE SNUFF BOTTLE CARVED WITH 18 LUOHANS ARHATS. Exceptional, hand carved with lots of figures, temples, snakes, very detailed. Figures may represent the 18 Luohans/Arhats, the original followers of Buddha following the eightfold path to attain the four stages of enlightenment. The stopper is white Jade with a gold coloured? […]