Rare Chinese Carved Hornbill Snuff Bottle Antique c1890

Jade Trading


Fantastic & very rare, well carved hornbill snuff bottle, Chinese in origin dating from the 1890's during the late 19th Century.
Charming detailing to both sides, ladies to one side & fantastic landscape, very well carved. To the sides inlaid with carnelian stone. To the base there  is some Chinese writing, please see for yourself.
Size 4.5 x 4.5 x 1.0 cm or 1.8 x 1.8 x 0.4 inches.
Weight 14.16 grams or 9.1 penny weight.