A ‘REALGAR’ GLASS SNUFF BOTTLE
PROBABLY IMPERIAL GLASSWORKS, BEIJING, QING DYNASTY, 1720-1840
The bottle is of ruby-red, orange-yellow and orange-brown tones with some slight green colouring. Together with a ‘realgar’ glass snuff dish.
Bottle: 2 3/16 in. (5.5 cm.) high, glass stopper; Dish: 1 3/8 in. (3.4 cm.) diam.
Dish: C.K. Liang, Jade House, Hong Kong, October 1986