This antique high quality Chinese snuff bottle is made from carnelian and displays a lovely range of brown translucent tones and striations looking on one side almost like the rings of a branch. It dates to the 18th Century and is a classic snuff bottle form.
Please see images but it is offered in nice original condition. The height is 7.7cm or 3.03 inches, the width 6.5cm or 2.6 inches and the depth is 2cm or 0.78 inches. It weighs 98gr or 63 penny weight.