London, South Kensington
14 November 2002
A famille rose opaque yellow glass snuff bottle
Late 18th Century
of squat baluster shape, decorated in famille rose enamels in the Guyuexuan style with various different flower sprays, a very faint Qianlong sealmark to the base, coral stopper -- 2½in. (6.3cm.) high, (minor wear).
See Illustration and back cover.
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