This is a wonderful piece for any collection of Asian antiques. Snuff bottles make a wonderful collectable, and one in porcelain a necessary and treasured piece.
China, late 19th - early 20th century, painted with floral patterns in grisaille, the silver mountings depicting a Guanyin Bodhisattva holding a flask on both sides, and butterflies on the shoulders, silver hall mark to bottom, height 7 cm, matching stopper.
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