Mottled Jade Snuff Bottle, 19th century
Carved with a pair of confronting archaistic dragons on either side of the pear-form body and monster head ring handles on the sloping shoulders
height 2.6" — 6.5 cm.
Chinese Porcelain, Works of Art and Snuff Bottles from a Notable North York Collection (lots 167-175)
Purchased in Geneva, London and Toronto during the 1960’s.