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AN INSIDE-PAINTED CRYSTAL SNUFF BOTTLE
AN INSIDE-PAINTED CRYSTAL SNUFF BOTTLE
AN INSIDE-PAINTED CRYSTAL SNUFF BOTTLE
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AN INSIDE-PAINTED CRYSTAL SNUFF BOTTLE

SIGNED ZHOU LEYUAN (D.1893)

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AN INSIDE-PAINTED CRYSTAL SNUFF BOTTLE
SIGNED ZHOU LEYUAN (D.1893)
The bottle is painted on the inside with a landscape scene to one side and a flower vase and censer to the other side. The shoulder is incised with two animal mask handles. There is a calligraphic inscription to each side along with three seals.
2 ½ in. (6.5 cm.) high
Provenance
The Julia Shackelford Hunter Collection of snuff bottles, acquired 1948-1949.
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