Category Archives: Chinese

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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20C Pair of Chinese Cinnabar and Enamel Lidded Urns on Stand

20C Pair of Chinese Cinnabar and Enamel Lidded Urns on Stand. GORGEOUS pair of early 20th Century Chinese cinnabar lacquer and enameled lidded urns or vases on wooden stands. Each urn consists of an enameled base (Cloisonne)……blue enamel on the interior and red checkered geometric pattern enamel on the exterior. The urn is then covered…

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Selection of Chinese Snuff Bottles

Selection of Chinese Snuff Bottles. Several inside-out hand-painted glass bottles, one Jade & Silver, 3 porcelain bottles and one cinnabar bottle. 19th and 20th Century. Sold separately……see individual listings using the search engine on the right -> SNUFF BOTTLES: Snuff bottles were used by the Chinese, Mongolians during the Qing Dynasty to contain powdered tobacco. Smoking…

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19C Chinese or Tibetan Monks Travel Chest – RARE

19C Chinese or Tibetan Monks Travel Chest. BEAUTIFUL Large Chinese or Tibetan Travel Chest or Trunk. Fantastic hand-painted exterior showing 3 seated Tibetan Buddhist Monks. Highly decorated panels featuring Urns and Floral designs all around the front panel. Floral painting on the side panels. Original handles and front lock. Interior recently lined with green baize…

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Chinese Snuff Bottle Set of 4 of The Four Seasons

Chinese Snuff Bottle Set of 4 of The Four Seasons. Vintage Chinese Snuff Bottle set of 4……representing the Flowers and Birds of Four Seasons……inside painted……all signed and in original presentation box. Mid-20th Century. SNUFF BOTTLES: Snuff bottles were used by the Chinese, Mongolians during the Qing Dynasty to contain powdered tobacco. Smoking tobacco was illegal…

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