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China Fine Agate Snuff Bottle -Jumping Fish & Lily- Mid-20th Century
Located in Shelburne, VT
China, a finely carved cream colored Agate snuff bottle of a jumping fish - a significant agate bottle ornament with a light brown calcified color and dark natural inclusions simulat...
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Mid-20th Century Chinese Scholar's Objects

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Agate

18th Century Snuff Bottle Chinese Agate Coral
Located in London, GB
A very fine 18th century Zhiting school, Chinese carved carved agate snuff box decorated with Taotie masks, coral stopper with original spoon still attached and a gilt bronze collar....
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Antique 18th Century Chinese Qing Bottles

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Agate, Coral

  • 18th Century Snuff Bottle Chinese Agate Coral
  • 18th Century Snuff Bottle Chinese Agate Coral
  • 18th Century Snuff Bottle Chinese Agate Coral
  • 18th Century Snuff Bottle Chinese Agate Coral
H 3.55 in. W 2.56 in. D 1.19 in.
Peking Glass Snuff Bottle
Located in Chicago, IL
Chicken fat yellow Peking glass snuff bottle with carp and toad carving.  
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Antique Late 19th Century Chinese Qing Snuff Boxes and Tobacco Boxes

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Glass

  • Peking Glass Snuff Bottle
  • Peking Glass Snuff Bottle
  • Peking Glass Snuff Bottle
  • Peking Glass Snuff Bottle
H 2.75 in. W 2.5 in. D 1.5 in.
Early 20th Century Chinese Agate and Jade Snuff Bottles
Located in Brea, CA
Early 20th century Chinese agate and jade snuff bottles from the Qing dynasty. 4 in total. Includes 2 exquisitely carved agate bottles (both 3 1/2" H) and 2 unique ram's head jade bo...
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Early 20th Century Chinese Qing Bottles

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Jade

Reverse Painted Snuff Bottles with Fish
Located in Somis, CA
Our snuff bottles are topped with gemstone grade agate lids and 100% hand painted from within. The Chinese art of églomisé uses a very thin bamboo brush with a few strands of hair to...
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2010s Chinese Bottles

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Agate

Reverse Painted Snuff Bottle with Crane
Located in Somis, CA
Our snuff bottles are topped with gemstone grade agate lids and 100% hand painted from within. The Chinese art of églomisé uses a very thin bamboo brush with a few strands of hair to...
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2010s Chinese Bottles

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Agate

  • Reverse Painted Snuff Bottle with Crane
  • Reverse Painted Snuff Bottle with Crane
  • Reverse Painted Snuff Bottle with Crane
  • Reverse Painted Snuff Bottle with Crane
H 3.5 in. W 1.5 in. D 1 in.
Reverse Painted Snuff Bottles Ancient Beauties
Located in Somis, CA
Our snuff bottles are topped with gemstone grade agate lids and 100% hand painted from within. The Chinese art of églomisé uses a very thin bamboo brush with a few strands of hair to...
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2010s Chinese Bottles

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Agate

Five Snuff Bottles with Birds Reverse Painted Agate Top
Located in Somis, CA
Our snuff bottles are 100% hand painted from within and topped with gemstone grade agate lids. The Chinese art of églomisé uses a very thin bamboo brush with a few strands of hair to...
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2010s Chinese Bottles

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Agate

Reverse Painted Snuff Bottles Set of Four Zodiac Animals
Located in Somis, CA
Our snuff bottles are topped with gemstone grade agate lids and 100% hand painted from within. The Chinese art of églomisé uses a very thin bamboo brush with a few strands of hair to...
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2010s Chinese Bottles

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Agate

Églomisé Reverse Painted Snuff Bottles Set of Three Peonies
Located in Somis, CA
Our snuff bottles are topped with gemstone grade agate lids and 100% hand painted from within. The Chinese art of églomisé uses a very thin bamboo brush with a few strands of hair to...
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2010s Chinese Bottles

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Agate

Four Églomisé Reverse Painted Snuff Bottles with Peonies and Birds
Located in Somis, CA
Our snuff bottles are topped with gemstone grade agate lids and 100% hand painted from within. The Chinese art of églomisé uses a very thin bamboo brush with a few strands of hair to...
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2010s Chinese Bottles

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Agate

Three Églomisé Reverse Painted Snuff Bottles with Magnolia and Orchid
Located in Somis, CA
Our snuff bottles are topped with gemstone grade agate lids and 100% hand painted from within. The Chinese art of églomisé uses a very thin bamboo brush with a few strands of hair to...
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2010s Chinese Bottles

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Agate

Set of Three Eglomise Reverse Painted Snuff Bottles with Lotus
Located in Somis, CA
Our snuff bottles are topped with gemstone grade agate lids and 100% hand painted from within. The Chinese art of eglomise uses a very thin bamboo brush with a few strands of hair to...
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2010s Chinese Bottles

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Agate

Églomisé Reverse Painted Snuff Bottles Set of Four Country Life
Located in Somis, CA
Our snuff bottles are topped with gemstone grade agate lids and 100% hand painted from within. The Chinese art of églomisé uses a very thin bamboo brush with a few strands of hair to...
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2010s Chinese Bottles

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Agate

Set of Three Eglomise Reverse Painted Snuff Bottles with Zodiac Animals
Located in Somis, CA
Our snuff bottles are topped with gemstone grade agate lids and 100% hand painted from within. The Chinese art of eglomise uses a very thin bamboo brush with a few strands of hair to...
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2010s Chinese Bottles

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Agate

Églomisé Reverse Painted Snuff Bottles Set of Five Flowers and Birds
Located in Somis, CA
Our snuff bottles are topped with gemstone grade agate lids and 100% hand painted from within. The Chinese art of églomisé uses a very thin bamboo brush with a few strands of hair to...
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2010s Chinese Bottles

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Agate

Asian Scenic Siberian Tiger Art Glass Perfume Bottle Paperweight Snuff, 1970s
Located in National City, CA
Asian Scenic Siberian Tiger pictured in clear art glass bottle for snuff, perfume or paperweight use. Measures: 3" H x 2.13" x 2.13" Chinese writing on interior (unable to translat...
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Vintage 1970s Chinese Mid-Century Modern Bottles

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Art Glass

19th Century Puddingstone Chinese Snuff Bottle
Located in Barcelona, ES
19th century Chinese snuff bottle. Hand carved in a richly marbled puddingstone. Both bottle and tap made of same material.
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Antique Mid-19th Century Chinese Other Antiquities

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Stone

  • 19th Century Puddingstone Chinese Snuff Bottle
  • 19th Century Puddingstone Chinese Snuff Bottle
  • 19th Century Puddingstone Chinese Snuff Bottle
  • 19th Century Puddingstone Chinese Snuff Bottle
H 2.96 in. W 1.78 in. D 0.79 in.
Eclectic Collection of Enamelled Glass Chinese Snuff Bottles
Located in London, GB
Eclectic collection of enamelled glass Chinese snuff bottles Chinese, 20th century Tallest: Height 7.5cm, width 3.5cm, depth 2cm Shortest: Height 6cm, width 5cm, depth 2cm This...
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20th Century Chinese More Asian Art, Objects and Furniture

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Glass

Chinese Porcelain Snuff Bottle
Located in Vienna, AT
Very decorative, hand painted, Chinese snuff bottle, made from porcelain, circa 1940s. The bottle has a narrow neck with a cone shaped stopper. The main decoration is hand painted.
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Vintage 1940s Chinese Chinese Export Ceramics

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Porcelain

  • Chinese Porcelain Snuff Bottle
  • Chinese Porcelain Snuff Bottle
  • Chinese Porcelain Snuff Bottle
  • Chinese Porcelain Snuff Bottle
H 3.15 in. W 1.97 in. D 1.58 in.
Chinese Snuff Bottle Miao Silver Cased Glass Finely Inside Painted
Located in Lincoln, Lincolnshire
This is a very good Chinese glass snuff bottle with a Miao Silver case, the bottle being beautifully inside hand painted and dating to the mid-20th century, circa 1940. It is made...
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Mid-20th Century Chinese Chinese Export More Asian Art, Objects and Furn...

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Silver

Chinese Semi-Precious Turquoise Snuff Bottle
Located in Sarasota, FL
This Chinese Snuff Bottle made of semi-precious turquoise is a large "Lump" of turquoise hand carved having a Monkey atop "the mountain" a turquoise bead was used to hold the spoon, ...
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Antique 1870s Chinese Chinese Export Animal Sculptures

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Multi-gemstone

Chinese Snuff Bottle Yellow Milk Glass Hand Enameled 4 Character Mark circa 1920
Located in Lincoln, Lincolnshire
This is a very good Chinese snuff bottle, which we date to the earlier part of the 20th century, circa 1920 It is made of a yellow milk glass which has then been hand painted in c...
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Early 20th Century Chinese Qing Ceramics

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Glass

Chinese Snuff Bottle of Natural mottled Hard-Stone Hand-Carved, circa 1950
Located in Lincoln, Lincolnshire
This is a good and very decorative Chinese snuff bottle from the mid-20th century, circa 1940. The bottle is made of a hand-carved and polished natural hard-stone, possibly thulite....
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Mid-20th Century Chinese Qing Ceramics

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Stone

Chinese Snuff Carved Bottle, circa 1930
Located in CH
Deeply carved.
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Vintage 1930s Chinese Chinoiserie More Asian Art, Objects and Furniture

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Other

  • Chinese Snuff Carved Bottle, circa 1930
  • Chinese Snuff Carved Bottle, circa 1930
  • Chinese Snuff Carved Bottle, circa 1930
  • Chinese Snuff Carved Bottle, circa 1930
H 1.58 in. W 1.19 in. D 0.79 in.
Chinese Snuff Bottle Hand Carved Natural Serpentine Stone Spoon Top, circa 1920
Located in Lincoln, Lincolnshire
This is a beautiful Chinese snuff bottle, heavy for its size and hand carved from a mottled stone with a celadon color, which we attribute to Serpentine and dating to the early 20th ...
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Early 20th Century Chinese Qing More Asian Art, Objects and Furniture

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Serpentine, Bronze

Antique Chinese Snuff Bottle 1984 Dong Xue Inside Painted Wang Xisan Student
Located in Amsterdam, Noord Holland
Dong Xue was a student of the great Master Wang Xisan and in the 1980 they painted many similar scenes after the scroll by the famous 19th century artist Ren Bonian,. Dong Xue later ...
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Late 20th Century Chinese Qing Sculptures and Carvings

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Glass

Antique Chinese Snuff Bottle Glass Imitating Amber Qing Dynasty 19th Century
Located in Amsterdam, Noord Holland
By far the most beautifull glass snuff bottle I have ever seen. The pictures can not show how nice it is, 19th century. Provenance: Collection Morpurgo Amsterdam From the Louise a...
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Antique 19th Century Chinese Sculptures and Carvings

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Glass

Chinese White Jade Fisherman Snuff Bottle
Located in Chicago, IL
A mixture of finely powdered tobacco, herbs, and spices, snuff was introduced to China in the 17th century by Western diplomats. Initially reserved for ranking members of Qing-dynast...
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Antique Late 19th Century Chinese Qing Scholar's Objects

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Jade, Brass

  • Chinese White Jade Fisherman Snuff Bottle
  • Chinese White Jade Fisherman Snuff Bottle
  • Chinese White Jade Fisherman Snuff Bottle
  • Chinese White Jade Fisherman Snuff Bottle
H 2.25 in. W 2.25 in. D 1.25 in.
Lapis Lazuli Snuff Bottle Chinese
Located in Palm Beach, FL
A Lapis Lazuli snuff bottle Chinese, carved in the form of a fish, has stopper Measures: Height 2.5 in. (6.5 cm.).
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Antique 19th Century Sculptures and Carvings

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Glass

19th Century Chinese Turquoise Snuff Bottle
Located in Delft, NL
19th century Chinese turquoise snuff bottle A snuff bottle cut out by hand in turquoise. The scene is a Chinese figure with very long braids standing on a lotus leaf On the side ...
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Antique 19th Century Chinese Sculptures and Carvings

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Stone

  • 19th Century Chinese Turquoise Snuff Bottle
  • 19th Century Chinese Turquoise Snuff Bottle
  • 19th Century Chinese Turquoise Snuff Bottle
  • 19th Century Chinese Turquoise Snuff Bottle
H 2.17 in. W 1.78 in. D 0.99 in.
Antique Chinese Snuff Bottle Jasper Gemstone Qing Dynasty 18th-19th Century
Located in Amsterdam, Noord Holland
A lovely Jaspis / Jasper Snuff bottle. 18/19th century Provenance: Collection Morpurgo Amsterdam Condition Overall condition perfect. Size: Without Stopper 55mm. With stopper ...
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Antique 19th Century Chinese Qing Sculptures and Carvings

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Glass

Antique Chinese Snuff Bottle Agate Thumbprint Qing Dynasty, 18th-19th Century
Located in Amsterdam, Noord Holland
By far the most beautifull snuff bottle I have ever seen. The pictures can not show how nice it is. The artist had so much respect for the nauture of the stone when carving. Extremel...
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Antique 19th Century Chinese Qing Sculptures and Carvings

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Agate

Chinese Snuff Bottle Gourd Shape Hand Carved Boxwood with Spoon, 19th Century
Located in Lincoln, Lincolnshire
This is a very good Chinese deeply hand carved boxwood snuff bottle with a gourd shape and original top with spoon, which we date to the late 19th century, Qing period. The bottle...
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Antique Late 19th Century Chinese Qing Sculptures and Carvings

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Boxwood

19th Century Chinese Carved Amethyst Snuff Bottle
Located in Savannah, GA
This Chinese snuff bottle is intricately carved from the amethyst variety of quartz and is decorated with a floral motif of lotus blossoms and other water plants in relief. It retain...
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Antique 1890s Chinese Chinese Export Sculptures and Carvings

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Amethyst

Early 20th Century Chinese Bone Snuff Bottle
Located in Barcelona, ES
Early 20th century Chinese snuff bottle. Bottle and tap made out of bone, carved and painted flower decor.
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Early 20th Century Chinese Antiquities

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Bone

  • Early 20th Century Chinese Bone Snuff Bottle
  • Early 20th Century Chinese Bone Snuff Bottle
  • Early 20th Century Chinese Bone Snuff Bottle
  • Early 20th Century Chinese Bone Snuff Bottle
H 1.97 in. W 1.78 in. D 0.79 in.
Chinese Eighteen Luohan Walnut Shell Snuff Bottle
Located in Chicago, IL
A mixture of finely powdered tobacco, herbs, and spices, snuff was introduced to China in the 17th century by Western diplomats. Initially reserved for ranking members of Qing-dynast...
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Early 20th Century Chinese Qing Scholar's Objects

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Plastic, Walnut

Agate Snuff Bottle Chinese, Qing Dynasty
Located in Palm Beach, FL
An Agate snuff bottle Chinese, Qing Dynasty 19th century, of ovoid shape with rounded shoulders carved with lion-mask ring handles on the shoulders, has stopper Measures: Height 3 ...
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20th Century More Asian Art, Objects and Furniture

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Agate

Jade Snuff Bottle
Located in Stamford, CT
Diminutive Chinese jade snuff bottle.
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20th Century Chinese More Asian Art, Objects and Furniture

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Jade

  • Jade Snuff Bottle
  • Jade Snuff Bottle
  • Jade Snuff Bottle
  • Jade Snuff Bottle
H 3.25 in. Dm 2.00 in.
Early 20th Century Chinese Tiger Eye Snuff Bottle
Located in Barcelona, ES
Early 20th century Chinese snuff bottle. Bottle and tap made out of tiger eye stone.
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Early 20th Century Chinese Antiquities

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Agate

Mid-20th Century Chinese Glass Snuff Bottle
Located in CILAVEGNA, IT
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 use of snuff was ...
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Vintage 1950s Chinese Chinoiserie More Asian Art, Objects and Furniture

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Art Glass

  • Mid-20th Century Chinese Glass Snuff Bottle
  • Mid-20th Century Chinese Glass Snuff Bottle
  • Mid-20th Century Chinese Glass Snuff Bottle
  • Mid-20th Century Chinese Glass Snuff Bottle
H 2.96 in. W 1.78 in. D 1.19 in.
Chinese Double Gourd "Root" Amber Snuff Bottle, c. 1900
Located in Chicago, IL
A mixture of finely powdered tobacco, herbs, and spices, snuff was introduced to China in the 17th century by Western diplomats. Initially reserved for ranking members of Qing-dynast...
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Early 20th Century Chinese Qing Scholar's Objects

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Other

Rock Crystal Snuff Bottle Chinese, Qing Dynasty
Located in Palm Beach, FL
A rock crystal snuff bottle Chinese, Qing Dynasty of spherical form well-hollowed, carved in low relief to both sides with Chinese calligraphy, the shoulders flanked by Tao masks, ...
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Antique 19th Century Sculptures and Carvings

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Art Glass

Carved Agate Snuff Bottle Chinese, Qing Dynasty
Located in Palm Beach, FL
A carved agate snuff bottle Chinese, Qing dynasty of spherical form well-hollowed, carved in low relief to one side with a boy throwing a fishing net, has stopper Measures: Height...
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Antique 19th Century Antiquities

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Glass

Green Agate Snuff Bottle
Located in Somis, CA
Stunning snuff bottle made with the most beautiful, rare, green chalcedony agate. The variations in the color are mysterious and very romantic. This is stone, not Peking class, with ...
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20th Century Chinese More Asian Art, Objects and Furniture

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Agate

  • Green Agate Snuff Bottle
  • Green Agate Snuff Bottle
  • Green Agate Snuff Bottle
  • Green Agate Snuff Bottle
H 2.5 in. W 1.5 in. D 0.75 in.
Pair of Chinese Agate Snuff Bottles with Carnelian Beads
Located in Chicago, IL
Snuff, a mixture of powdered tobacco, herbs, and spices, was introduced to China by Western diplomats in the 17th century. The opportunity for ranking members of Chinese society to c...
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Antique Mid-19th Century Chinese Qing More Asian Art, Objects and Furniture

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Agate, Carnelian

Late 19th Century Chinese Reverse Painted Glass Snuff Bottle
Located in Middleburg, VA
This beautiful late 19th century Chinese reverse painted glass snuff bottle is an incredible example of the intricate skill required for reverse painting with a detailed scene inside...
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Antique 19th Century Chinese Chinese Export More Asian Art, Objects and ...

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Glass, Paint

Late 19th Century Chinese Black Stone Snuff Bottle
Located in Chicago, IL
A mixture of finely powdered tobacco, herbs, and spices, snuff was introduced to China in the 17th century by Western diplomats. Initially reserved for ranking members of Qing-dynast...
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Antique Late 19th Century Chinese Qing Sculptures and Carvings

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Carnelian, Stone, Silver

Chinese Shadow Agate Snuff Bottle, 18th-19th Century
Located in New York, NY
Chinese, circa 1750-1860. Well-hollowed, of rounded square form with a short cylindrical neck, flat lip, oval foot ring, employing the deeper color inclusions in the warm honey-toned...
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Antique Early 19th Century Chinese Chinese Export Scholar's Objects

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Agate

Chinese Export Snuff Bottle Porcelain Hand Painted with Hardwood Stand
Located in Lincoln, Lincolnshire
This is a good Chinese porcelain snuff bottle, hand painted in cobalt blue and with a very good hardwood stand, all circa 1940. The bottle is hand painted over-glaze in shades of ...
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Mid-20th Century Chinese Chinese Export More Asian Art, Objects and Furn...

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Porcelain, Wood

Chinese Opaque Glass Snuff Bottle Hand Enamelled 3-Character Base Mark
Located in Lincoln, Lincolnshire
This is a very good Chinese glass snuff bottle, beautifully hand enameled, which we date to the mid part of the 20th century, circa 1940. It is made of a milky white opaque glass ...
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Antique Early 19th Century Chinese Qing More Asian Art, Objects and Furn...

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Glass

Set of Two Large Snuff Bottles, China 20th Century
Located in Roma, IT
A set of two large snuff bottles is an original pair of objects realized in the early 20th century. Original glass. Made in China. Mint conditions. Beautiful Chinese amar...
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20th Century Chinese More Asian Art, Objects and Furniture

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Enamel

19th Century Snuff Bottle
Located in London, GB
A Glass Snuff Bottle
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Antique 19th Century Chinese Glass

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Glass

  • 19th Century Snuff Bottle
  • 19th Century Snuff Bottle
  • 19th Century Snuff Bottle
  • 19th Century Snuff Bottle
H 0.01 in. Dm 0.01 in.
19th Century Snuff Bottle
Located in London, GB
A carved porcelain snuff bottle chin
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Antique 19th Century Chinese Ceramics

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Ceramic

  • 19th Century Snuff Bottle
  • 19th Century Snuff Bottle
  • 19th Century Snuff Bottle
  • 19th Century Snuff Bottle
H 0.01 in. Dm 0.01 in.
Chinese Opaque Glass Snuff Bottle Hand Enamelled 4-Character Base Mark
Located in Lincoln, Lincolnshire
This is a very good Chinese glass snuff bottle, beautifully hand enameled, which we date to the earlier part of the 20th century, circa 1920 or possibly earlier It is made of a milk...
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Antique Early 19th Century Chinese Qing More Asian Art, Objects and Furn...

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Glass

20th Century Chinese Hand-Painted on Crystal Snuff Bottles
Located in Paris, FR
Chinese handcrafted inside painted crystal cut snuff bottles in set of six. Each bottle is composed of two different paintings on each side. All in excellent condition.
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Late 20th Century Chinese Chinoiserie More Asian Art, Objects and Furniture

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Crystal

Chinese Natural Agate Stone Snuff Bottle Beautiful Striking Colors, circa 1930
Located in Lincoln, Lincolnshire
This is a beautiful Chinese Export snuff bottle, complete with its top and made from natural agate stone, having lovely veined colors, which we date to the earlier part of the 20th c...
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Early 20th Century Chinese Chinese Export Ceramics

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Agate

Chinese Porcelain Snuff Bottle Two Enamelled Roosters signed base, Ca 1940
Located in Lincoln, Lincolnshire
This is a good quality Chinese snuff bottle, made from porcelain, circa 1950. The cylindrical bottle has a tall narrow neck. The main decoration depicts two painted cockerels (or r...
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Mid-20th Century Chinese Qing Ceramics

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Porcelain

19th Century Snuff Bottle
Located in London, GB
A nineteenth century agate snuff bottle with cover
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Antique 19th Century Chinese Boxes

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Agate

  • 19th Century Snuff Bottle
  • 19th Century Snuff Bottle
  • 19th Century Snuff Bottle
  • 19th Century Snuff Bottle
H 0.01 in. W 0.01 in. D 0.01 in.
Chinese Porcelain Snuff Bottle, Hand-Painted Birds and Flowers, circa 1930
Located in Lincoln, Lincolnshire
This is a good quality, hand-painted, Chinese Snuff Bottle made from porcelain, circa 1930. The bottle is well potted and has a footed baluster shape leading to a narrow neck, wi...
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Early 20th Century Chinese Qing Ceramics

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Porcelain

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Chinese Snuff Bottles For Sale on 1stDibs

There is a range of Chinese snuff bottles for sale on 1stDibs. Each of these unique Chinese snuff bottles was constructed with extraordinary care, often using stone, glass and agate. We have 54 antique and vintage Chinese snuff bottles in-stock, while there are 11 modern editions to choose from as well. There are all kinds of Chinese snuff bottles available, from those produced as long ago as the 18th Century to those made as recently as the 21st Century.

How Much are Chinese Snuff Bottles?

Prices for Chinese snuff bottles start at $75 and top out at $21,888 with the average selling for $538.