A porcelain snuff bottle with six scaly dragons

1,500.00 

A porcelain snuff bottle of cylindrical form with a short flared neck, painted in blue and white on a creamy ground with six scaly dragons, a flaming pearl floating amidst clouds.  The unglazed base with concentric circles.

1800-1860

H: 8,7 cm

Provenance: French Collection

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Description

A tall cylindrical shape snuff bottle with a short flared neck, painted in blue and white on a creamy ground with six scaly dragons, three rising from the waves and three in flight; a flaming pearl floating amidst clouds. Five bats around the neck. The unglazed base with concentric circles.

1800-1860

H: 8,7 cm

Provenance: French Collection

Galerie Espace 4

9 rue Mazarine
75006 Paris – France
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