Category Archives: Chinese

Chinese Signed Inside Painted Glass Snuff Bottle of Cranes

Chinese Signed Inside Painted Glass Snuff Bottle of Cranes. GORGEOUS Chinese inside painted glass snuff bottle or real Quality !!! Probably late 19th or early 20th Century. Both sides feature paintings of Cranes…..signed. This is a REALLY GOOD ONE !! Chinese Signed Inside Painted Glass Snuff Bottle of Cranes. SNUFF BOTTLES: Snuff bottles were used…

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Pair of Chinese Inside Painted Snuff Bottles

Pair of Chinese Inside Painted Snuff Bottles. LOVELY pair of Chinese inside painted glass snuff bottles. One depicts scenes of Ladies in the garden in national dress and the other depicts various butterflies. Both have their original glass stoppers. Probably early 20th Century. A pretty pair !! Pair of Chinese Inside Painted Snuff Bottles. SNUFF…

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Chinese Inside Painted Glass Snuff Bottle

Chinese Inside Painted Glass Snuff Bottle. LOVELY little Chinese inside painted glass snuff bottle. Probably mid-20th Century. One side has a painting of a Lady in national dress in the garden. The other side features 2 Ladies in national dress in the garden. Red stopper. Nice example ! Chinese Inside Painted Glass Snuff Bottle. SNUFF…

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Pair of Chinese Enameled and Hand painted Snuff Bottles

Pair of Chinese Enameled and Hand painted Snuff Bottles. LOVELY little pair of Chinese enameled snuff bottles with hand painted scenes ……one depicting various frogs and the other various Ladies in national dress. Probably early 20th Century. Both have their original gilt metal stoppers. In GOOD CONDITION (The one with the Ladies has a minor chip…

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Chinese Enameled and Handpainted Snuff Bottle ft Birds

Chinese Enameled and Handpainted Snuff Bottle ft Birds. Probably early 20th Century. Original gilt metal stopper. In SUPER CONDITION. Chinese Enameled and Handpainted Snuff Bottle ft Birds. SNUFF BOTTLES: Snuff bottles were used by the Chinese, Mongolians during the Qing Dynasty to contain powdered tobacco. Smoking tobacco was illegal during the Qing Dynasty, but the…

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Chinese Hand Cut Glass Snuff Bottle

Chinese Hand Cut Glass Snuff Bottle. LOVELY little hand-cut and decorated Chinese snuff bottle. Probably early 20th Century. Frosted glass bottle with raised purple/burgundy vine relief and original burgundy glass stopper. Beautiful simplicity ! Chinese Hand Cut Glass Snuff Bottle. SNUFF BOTTLES: Snuff bottles were used by the Chinese, Mongolians during the Qing Dynasty to…

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Chinese Cinnabar Hand Carved Snuff Bottle

Chinese Cinnabar Hand Carved Snuff Bottle. Gorgeous little Chinese Cinnabar hand-carved snuff bottle. Depicts humans and various animals…..cats, dogs, horses, cows, cockerels, snakes, dragons, rabbits, etc. Probably early 20th Century. Missing its stopper…..but that could be easily replaced. (Note: The price has been substantially reduced because of the missing stopper……….the ‘real’ value of this bottle…

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Tibetan Brass Enamel and Yak Bone Snuff Bottle

Tibetan Brass Enamel and Yak Bone Snuff Bottle. A nice little Tibetan brass, yak bone and enamel snuff bottle. The front and rear have a central carved brass star depicting the Sun. The Sun star is surrounded by more stars and polka dots embedded in white yak bone. Each inlaid star or circle is edged with…

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19C Chinese Hand Carved Ruby Red Glass Snuff Bottle – QUALITY

19C Chinese Hand Carved Ruby Red Glass Snuff Bottle. Gorgeous Chinese highly hand-carved ruby red glass snuff bottle. We believe this is from the mid-19th Century……circa 1850. It oozes quality…..which clearly sets it apart from the numerous reproductions of Chinese Snuff Bottles. It depicts various Buddist monks performing ceremonies, foliage, etc. The stopper is original…

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Chinese Signed Inside Painted Cobalt Blue Glass Snuff Bottle – QUALITY

Chinese Signed Inside Painted Cobalt Blue Glass Snuff Bottle. GORGEOUS Chinese inside painted cobalt blue glass snuff bottle with red stopper. This bottle has 2 depictions of  Chinese lady’s on either side….one side a Lady is washing silk in a stream and the other has a Lady in a Garden. Both paintings are signed. We are of…

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