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 […]

RARE Antique Chinese Snuff Bottle Hand Carved From Walnut Shell Qing Dynasty

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For sale is this rare antique Chinese snuff bottle that was carefully and intricately hand-carved into a walnut shell. This piece is incredible! Some skilled artisan took the time to hollow out a walnut, affix the two halves together, and go through and hand carve several small Asian faces into the outer portion! It is […]

Old Chinese Faux Tortoise Shell Veneers Carved Carving Snuff Bottle Calligraphy

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1950’s Chinese Faux Tortoise Shell Veneers Carved Snuff Bottle with Calligraphy Marked. It is 2.75 inches (7 cm) tall by 1.57 inches (4 cm) wide. It weighs 30 gram. It has flea bite chips, bug bite holes, surface wears and scratches, missing a stopper, and peeling at the surface (as seen in the photos). How […]

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 Hand Carved Chinese Tortoise Shell Snuff Bottle

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Antique Hand Carved Chinese Tortoise Shell Snuff Bottle. This Delicate Brown Colored Snuff Bottle is in a Square Rectangle Box Shape measuring 3 1/4″ Tall X 1 3/4″ Wide X 7/8 Deep & weighs 31 grams. Scenes carved on Both Sides feature Cranes & Pine Trees. The Dipper is 2 1/4 Long & features a […]

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

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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 […]

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

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Antique Chinese Turtle Shell Carved Snuff Bottle – Qing. Condition: good – please expect some wear & tear – please inspect pictures closely when “zoomed in”. Height (including lid/cap): 5.60cm. Age and other information provided – determined based on personal re-searches, personal knowledge & personal experiences. Before purchasing this piece – please do your own […]

Antique Chinese Carved Walnut Shell Snuff Bottle with Elders

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THIS LISTING IS FOR AN UNUSUAL ANTIQUE CHINESE WALNUT SHELL SNUFF BOTTLE WITH CARVED CHINESE ELDERS (PREDOMINATELY HEADS AND TORSOS) COVERING THE ENTIRE SHELL. THE STOPPER HAS A TRANSLUCENT CABOCHON BLUE STONE ON TOP THAT WE BELIEVE IS A MOONSTONE INSERTED INTO A SILVERED METAL BEZEL ATTACHED TO A SHORT CURVED SPOON. MEASURES ALMOST 2″ […]