Chinese Carved Zitan Wood Snuff Bottle With Goldstone Antique C.19th Century

Jade Trading

JTR04417

Chinese Carved Zitan Wood Snuff Bottle With Goldstone Antique C.19th Century  

A fantastic rare carved zitan wood snuff bottle from the 1800s; depicting an aquatic scene of fish on one side and water fowl on the other, a couplet inscription of fatalist content down the sides of the bottle in oriental characters. It's finished with a lovely goldstone lid. Marked a little underneath- please see photos. Good antique condition. 

7 cm x 4 cm x 2.5 cm or 2.8" x 1.6" x 1"

21 g or 13.5 penny weight