An Emerald-Green Lavender Jadeite Snuff Bottle


Imperial
AD 1760 - 1820
Height: 5.8cm

Of compressed form with flat lip and foot, the rare combination of pale emerald-green and lavender stone finely carved through with a woven bamboo basket filled with orchids, hibiscus, lilies and other flowers, the foot also carved to simulate the bottom of the basket, jadeite stopper with gilt-metal collar.

No comments:

Post a Comment