Bottle: snuff

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One glazed blue and white ceramic snuff bottle. A short narrow neck surmounts a flattened circular body tapering towards an oval-shaped base. Each short side presents a moulded taotie design. Neck ringed with botanical pattern. Body presents continuous landscape design with figures houses mountains and trees. Base exhibits mark of Yongzheng Emperor (1723-1735 AD).
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Dimensions (LxWxH): 38 x 66 x 62mm (1 1/2 x 2 5/8 x 2 7/16")
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