Tuesday, August 23, 2011

Antique Chinese Agate Snuff-Bottle

Old Chinesisches snuff-bottle, end of Qing – beginning of Republic Period. White agate.
One side plain white without pattern, one side with grey, mottled enclosures.

Antique Chinese Agate Snuff-Bottle

1,6 x =,5 x 2,1 inches. (42 x 29 x 53 mm). Very fine condition.

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Wednesday, August 10, 2011

Old Chinese Water Dispenser with Spoon, Silver.

Qing Dynasty: Decorative, Chinese water dispenser (for painters and calligraphers). Silver, with hall mark and matching old spoon.

The object is from app. 1900.

Qing Dynasty water dispenser

Shape of a leaf with twine, snake, frog and bat.

74 x 48 x 24 mm, 33 Gram. Fine condition.

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