A porcelain snuff bottle, Qianlong (1736-1795).

The bottle is of oval form, moulded in relief with nine Buddhist lions wrestling with brocade balls, decorated with ‘famille-rose’ enamels on a gilt ground, the neck imitating sharkskin, 6.3cm. The base has the two character chuan mark of the Qianlong emperor.

 

REFERENCE: CSBC64

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